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Two dead after Whitehaven crash

Two men have died after a serious road traffic collision in Whitehaven last night.

Police where called at around 9:30PM last night. A car had left Earls Road on Bransty and went down the embankment onto New Road. 

Both men, a 28 year old and a 30 year old where pronounced dead at the scene. They where traveling in a silver Vauxhall Astra.

Police are looking for witnesses that may have aseen the Vauxhall Astra traveling in the area before the accident. 

Any witnesses should contact 101 and quote incident number 206 of May 1st.


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