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'Mayhem' as driver smashes into wall in Stechford


A speeding motorist lost control of his car and smashed into another vehicle, demolishing a wall and throwing debris and wheelie bins into the street.Fire crews said he had been drinking and fled the scene in Stechford, Birmingham, at about 08:30 BST.A man in his 30s, believed to be the driver, was found nearby and taken to hospital with minor injuries, West Midlands Police said.No-one else was injured in the crash on Wyndhurst Road.’What have you done?’Sheldon Fire Station tweeted: “Drink driving. Car travelling at high speed… lost control causing mayhem”.

Homeowner Amir Hussain said he heard a “big bang” outside and went outside to see his car had been smashed into.”They came down very, very fast and hit a fence, my neighbour’s both walls and then my car and hit a pole,” he said.”Three guys came out and one was injured and bleeding from his head…. I said ‘what have you done?’ and they said nothing to me and ran away.”He said his children were shaking and crying.Another neighbour said he saw a man being stretchered away by paramedics shortly after the crash.

Source: BBC Black Country