A BUS driver died after suffering a “medical episode” at the wheel before ploughing a double-decker into a house in the Midlands.
The horrific crash took place in Oldbury earlier this morning (October 15) and emergency services were forced to shut the road.
Pictures from the scene show the red double-decker in the garden of a home, off the main road and surrounded by emergency workers.
Paramedics reportedly battled to save the driver’s life but were unsuccessful.
Police tell OMG! that no passengers were on the bus and that no one else was injured as a result of the horror smash this morning.
A spokesperson for West Midlands Police told OMG-News.com: “A bus driver has died after suffering a medical episode in Oldbury this morning.
“The bus collided with a wall at the junction of Titford Road and Wolverhampton Road at around 7.40am.
“There were no passengers on the bus and no one else has been injured. Road closures are in place which will be lifted in due course.
“Our thoughts are with the loved ones of the man.”
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