One dead, three injured in family road smash horror
A man has died and another is in a serious condition after a family including a young boy were involved in a road traffic collision on the A600 in Lower Stondon yesterday afternoon.
A 69-year-old was pronounced dead at the scene – 180m south of Boundary Close junction – after the emergency services were alerted at 4.06pm to a collision between a blue Vauxhall Corsa and a group of pedestrians walking on the road.
A 36-year-old man was treated for serious injuries before being flown by air ambulance to Addenbrooke’s Hospital in Cambridge.
A woman and a boy aged eight were also injured and taken by land ambulance to Addenbrooke’s.
The road was closed while the vehicle was recovered. The driver, a 21-year-old man was unhurt. Officers arrested him at the scene on suspicion of causing death by dangerous driving.
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Beds Police urged anyone who saw the collision or the pedestrians or car beforehand to call the collision investigation unit via the non-emergency number 101, or Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111. Text messages can be sent to 07786 200011.
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