Woman charged after girl killed in road collision
A woman has been charged with causing the death of six-year-old Jannatul Bakya by dangerous driving, after she was tragically killed in a Smethwick road collision on Saturday 28 July 2018.
The schoolgirl was with her father heading to prayers at a local mosque when she was struck by a vehicle at around 10.50pm while crossing Oldbury Road; she was pronounced dead at the scene.
West Midlands Police arrested 27-year-old Andjele Vranjes of Beakes Road, Bearwood shortly after the collision.
She is due to appear at Walsall Magistrates Court this afternoon (28 March).