A man has sadly died following a collision with a car in the early hours of this morning (29/08).

Emergency services were called to City Road in Edgbaston, shortly after 1.50AM, to reports of a collision involving a pedestrian and a car.

A West Midlands Ambulance Service spokesman said: “On arrival at the scene, police had commenced CPR on the patient, a man, after he was found to be in cardiac arrest having suffered serious injuries in the collision.

“Ambulance staff took over CPR and administered advanced life support.

“The man was then moved on to the ambulance with treatment continuing en-route to Queen Elizabeth Hospital, Birmingham.

“However, on arrival at hospital it unfortunately became apparent that nothing could be done to save the man and he was confirmed deceased.”

City Road remains closed between Rotton Park Road and Shenstone Road whilst officers conduct a scene investigation.

Please call WMP on 101 if you have ANY information.