PICTURED: Pregnant teen girl fighting for life after tram crash in city centre

A pregnant teenager is fighting for her life after the car she was travelling in crashed with a tram in Wolverhampton city centre.

Emergency services – including medics, firefighters and police – were called following a collision at around 6.30am on Thursday.

A teenage girl was found in a ‘life-threatening’ condition and given advanced trauma care at the scene before being rushed to Queen Elizabeth Hospital in Birmingham.

The driver of the car, a teenage boy, was also treated for injuries not believed to be serious and taken to hospital.

Both casualties were the two occupants of the car that collided with the tram at the junction of Bilston Street and Piper’s Row, reported BirminghamLive.

A spokeswoman for West Midlands Ambulance Service said: “We were called at 6:32am to reports of a collision involving a car and tram at the junction of Bilston Street and Piper’s Row, Wolverhampton.