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4 injured in Oldbury stabbing, one man remains in hospital

Breaking news story from Langley in Sandwell which is part of the West Midlands.

Scarcity can Exclusively reveal that there was a serious incident on Vicarage Street at 11am last night.

Locals say at least 3 men were seriously injured and reports of stabbings.

When I arrived at the scene the street was cordoned off by police and forensics were present.

Two cars were inside the cordon and a blue tent was erected.

Traffic was diverted and neighbours were stood at the cordon talking to officers.

The police remain there this afternoon the day after.

The man who was stabbed remains in hospital in a serious but stable condition after the violence happened late on Monday evening.

Emergency services were called to Vicarage Street in Langley Green, Oldbury, at around 11.40pm.

The four men were all treated at the scene before being taken to hospital.

The man who was stabbed and one of the other men were both given advanced trauma care, however West Midlands Police said only the stabbing victim suffered serious injuries.

A spokesman for West Midlands Police said: “We are investigating after a man was stabbed in Oldbury during a disorder.

“It happened in Vicarage Street just before 11.40pm Monday, August 30.

“One man has serious injuries and is currently in hospital in a stable condition. Three others were also injured but fortunately were not seriously hurt.”

A West Midlands Ambulance Service spokesman added: “We were called at 11.38pm on Sunday to reports of an assault on Vicarage Street in Oldbury. We sent three ambulances, two paramedic officers, a MERIT Trauma doctor and the Hazardous Area Response Team (HART) to the scene.

“On arrival, we found four patients, all men. Two were treated for serious injuries and received advanced trauma care on scene and two were treated for minor injuries. All four of them were taken to hospital.”

There is no other official reports at the moment so this article will be updated shortly.

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