Live updates – Blue tent erected outside school as road closed in police incident – Birmingham Live

A city street has been closed and a blue forensic tent has been put up following a police incident overnight.

West Midlands Police have cordoned off Hamstead Road, in Handsworth.

The road is closed in both directions.

A blue police tent has also been set up outside the railings of Welford Primary School.

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A team of officers are pictured working around the tent.

It is unclear what has happened, however the force’s collision investigation team is at the scene. BirminghamLive has approached West Midlands Police for a statement.

The main road is closed from the top of the school to Broughton Road.

This is a breaking news story, BirminghamLive will bring you more updates as we get them.