LOCAL UPDATE: Police appeal after Acocks Green collision & Crackdown on illegal car racers
Police are appealing for information after a woman was seriously injured when she was hit by a car in Botteville Road, Acocks Green last month.
On Saturday 6 March at around 2pm, a grey Honda Accord stolen earlier that day, was driving at speed down the road when it hit the woman.The lady, in her 30's, was taken to hospital with a broken pelvis. She has since returned home where she continues to recover from her injuries.
Police have launched dawn raids on suspected organisers of illegal car cruising events across the West Midlands this week. In the first operation of its kind, officers targeted homes of those believed to be involved in arranging and promoting the gatherings on social media channels – seizing phones and computers in the hunt for evidence.
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