BMW driver wanted by police after horror smash that saw woman lose her unborn baby

3 April 2023, 09:25

West Midlands Police are searching for this man
West Midlands Police are searching for this man. Picture: West Midlands Police

By Kit Heren

Police are hunting for a man they think was the driver of a BMW involved in a crash that saw a woman lose her unborn child.

Listen to this article

Loading audio...

The collision, between a BMW and a Toyota, took place on May 17 2022 on Cooks Lane in Solihull.

Police have published an image of a man they would like to speak to in connection with the collision, who they think may have been the driver of the BMW.

Officers have also arrested a man from the BMW who they suspect of stealing a car, who has been released on bail.

The woman who lost her baby and her family have agreed to release the information to show the impact the collision has had on their lives.

West Midlands police are looking for this man
West Midlands police are looking for this man. Picture: West Midlands police

Detective Constable Rachael Johnson, from Force CID, said: "This has had a lasting impact on the family who were left devastated that day at the loss of their unborn baby.

"We have carried out CCTV enquiries and spoken to witnesses and our investigation continues.

Read more: One dead and two seriously hurt in 'head-on collision' in Bolton as locals call for action on road 'known for crashes'

Read more: 'Sorry to everyone': Cardiff crash survivor says he only just heard his friends died in emotional first message

"I would appeal directly to the suspect to do the right thing and get in touch with us. Anyone who has any information on his whereabouts or about the incident please get in touch.”

Anyone with any information should contact Live Chat on the West Midlands Police website or by calling 101 quoting investigation number 20/471463/22.

More Latest News

See more More Latest News

The horses have been reported in central London

Two horses captured running through traffic in central London with one 'covered in blood'

Fuel prices have risen in recent weeks

Petrol prices hit 150p per litre on average for first time since November, in blow for drivers

Flowers on church gate

Seven teenagers arrested as part of Sydney bishop stabbing investigation

Ayrton Senna's personal Honda NSX has been listed for sale

Ayrton Senna’s personal Honda NSX supercar on sale on AutoTrader for an eye-watering £500,000

Grant Shapps has called for other NATO members to increase defence spending to 2.5% of GDP

Grant Shapps calls for other NATO members to follow UK's lead and boost defence spending to 2.5% of GDP

Jill Dando was shot dead outside her home in 1999. Her murder has never been solved

Serbian assassin ‘looks like man seen running near Jill Dando’s home on the day of Crimewatch presenter's murder’

Declan Rice and his girlfriend Lauren Fryer

Declan Rice's girlfriend deletes all social media pictures after online trolls start bullying over her appearance

Frank Field

Former Labour minister and crossbench peer Frank Field dies aged 81

Hairy Biker Dave Myers with his wife and stepson

Hairy Biker Dave Myers 'leaves £1.4 million to wife', as stepson pays tribute to TV chef 'he had the honour to call dad'

French authorities kept some of the migrants back but allowed others to continue on their journey

France accused of acting 'irresponsibly' for letting migrant dinghy continue to UK after five die onboard

US agrees £76 billion aid package for Ukraine, Israel and Taiwan

US agrees £76 billion aid package for Ukraine, Israel and Taiwan after months of delays

Barnaby Webber's mother Emma has urged police to show respect

Nottingham attack victim's mother urges police to 'show respect' after graphic post about killings revealed


US Senate passes legislation forcing TikTok’s parent company to sell or face ban

Congress Ukraine

US Senate passes aid for Ukraine, Israel and Taiwan with big bipartisan vote

Rishi Sunak is set to unveil closer military links with Germany on Wednesday.

Rishi Sunak to announce closer military links between UK and Germany as he hails ‘new chapter’ in relations

Charlotte Church says she has had to downsize her mansion to a semi-detached house.

Welsh singer Charlotte Church admits ‘she’s no longer a millionaire’ as she swaps mansion for semi-detached home