A man has sadly died after falling from a bridge above the A38 Aston Expressway this morning (04/04).

Emergency services rushed to the scene, at around 4:50AM, and found a man, believed to be in his 20s, with significant injuries. He sadly died at the scene.

A spokesperson from West Midlands Ambulance Service, said: “A man was found on the side of the road with significant injuries.

“Sadly, despite the best efforts of the ambulance team, nothing could be done to save the man and he was confirmed dead on scene.”

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