A man has been taken to hospital with serious injuries following a collision on Wake Green Road in Moseley during the early hours of this morning (14/05).

The man was in a suspected stolen Volkswagen Jetta which had earlier failed to stop for police on Highters Heath Lane in Highters Heath at around 2.45AM.

A spokesperson from West Midlands Police, said: “The pursuit was abandoned, at around 2.50AM, but the Volkswagen was found in Wake Green Road at 2.57am after being involved in a collision with an Audi.

One man in the Volkswagen – who officers are trying to establish the identity of – was found with serious injuries although a number of others are believed to have fled the vehicle.

The driver of the Audi suffered minor injuries.

The force’s Professional Standards Department (PSD) has been informed which is standard procedure; along with the Independent Office for Police Conduct (IOPC).

A section of Wake Green Road has been cordoned off while investigations are carried out. Anyone with information can call the Collision Investigation Unit on 101.”