A YOUNG boy remains in a critical condition in hospital after a rush hour crash.

The smash, which involved a car and motorcycle, happened near the Asda supermarket in Daisy Street, Coseley, at around 5.30pm on Monday, August 6.

The rider of the motorbike, which is believed to be stolen, fled the scene.

The passenger, a 12-year-old boy, suffered serious injuries and remains in a critical condition at Birmingham Children's Hospital.

A 29-year-old man was later arrested on suspicion of causing serious injury by dangerous driving and theft of motorcycle.

He is currently in hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

The driver of the car stopped at the scene and assisted police with their enquires.

Anyone with any information is urged to call West Midlands Police’s serious Collision Investigation Unit on 101.