A pregnant girl left fighting for her life with serious head injuries after a Midland Metro tram crash remains in a critical but stable condition in hospital today, police said.
A teenage boy also remains in hospital as a precaution, 24 hours after the car they were in crashed into a tram at the junction of Bilston Street and Piper’s Row in Wolverhampton city centre.
A suspect was arrested on suspicion of drink-driving in connection with the incident.
The crash happened at about 6.30am yesterday, Thursday, September 16, and led to major traffic disruption.
The girl was given advanced trauma care at the scene after being found in a life-threatening condition before being rushed to Queen Elizabeth Hospital in Birmingham.
A passenger on the tram was also left with light wounds.
Anyone with information should call the force via Live Chat on West Midlands Police’s website or 1201 quoting log 591 of September 16. Alternatively, email the Serious Collision Investigation Unit on [email protected]
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