On Friday afternoon, a tragic road accident occurred in Sheldon, Birmingham, resulting in the death of a 15-year-old girl.
According to the police, the girl was hit by a bus at around 3:00 PM GMT. Despite immediate medical attention and being rushed to a nearby hospital, the young girl sadly passed away.
The driver of the bus is reportedly assisting the police with their inquiries.
The local authorities are urging anyone who witnessed the accident or has dashcam footage to come forward and help the investigation.
PC Gail Arnold expressed her condolences to the family and assured them that the police are doing everything in their power to support them through this difficult time.
This heartbreaking incident highlights the importance of road safety measures and the need for drivers to exercise caution and care when on the road.
It also reminds us to stay vigilant and aware of our surroundings while using the roads to avoid accidents and fatalities.
Our thoughts go out to the family and friends of the young girl during this tragic time.