Two killed and two seriously injured in road crash

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Police are appealing for witnesses following a fatal road accident in which two people from Lutterworth died.

The accident happened on the A5199 Welford Road, between Thornby and Creaton in north Northamptonshire, yesterday evening (Sunday, April 9).

A blue Vauxhall Corsa was in collision with a blue Hyundai I40 and a white Peugeot Partner van at about 8.45pm.

The driver of the Corsa, a 25-year-old man from Lutterworth, and one of the passengers in the same car, a 22-year-old woman, also from Lutterworth, both died at the scene.

Two further passengers in the Corsa and the driver of the Hyundai were taken to hospital with suspected serious injuries.

Witnesses to the collision, or anyone who may have seen any of the vehicles prior to it, are asked to contact the Serious Collision Investigation Unit on 101 or call the Drivewatch Hotline on 0800 174615.