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Bank Holiday tragedy as man falls to his death

A man fell to his death from a road bridge in Castle Bromwich in the early hours of Bank Holiday Monday

A man fell to his death from a road bridge in Castle Bromwich in the early hours of Bank Holiday Monday.

The man, who has not been named, died after falling from a bridge on Water Orton Road, at around 3am.

The road passes over the M6 and the A452 Collector Road. It was closed in both directions near to Park Hall Academy.

A spokesman for West Midlands Police said: Police were called to reports that a man had fallen from a bridge just before 3am.

Officers and paramedics attended, but the man was found dead at the scene.

Police are not treating the death as suspicious and the coroner has been notified.

 

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