[27 NOV 00]
CRIMES, FIRES & ACCIDENTS
Killed In Horrific Crash
teenage friends were killed when their car was in a head-on
collision with a lorry on a country road.
college students lost their lives following the crash on the B4102
Astley Lane by Seeswood Pool, near Nuneaton at 1.10pm on Friday.
car, a blue Hillman Imp, was driving from Nuneaton when it
collided with an Iveco box van.
of the five lads died immediately in the impact.
were aged 17: Adam Peberdy, from Bulkington,
who was driving the car, Craig Wilson and Jonathon Roberts,
from New Arley.
18-year-old, James Carrington-Howard from Claybrook Magna was also
killed in the impact.
fifth occupant of the car, Alexander Seaton, aged 17, from
Nuneaton, was taken to hospital with severe injuries, but died
five were students at King Edward College in Nuneaton. They had
left during the lunch hour to check out a venue for Jonathon
Roberts' 18th birthday party. His birthday would have been this
driver of the van, a 43-year-old man and a 41-year-old woman
suffered minor injuries and shock.
Inspector David Barratt said:
are no words to describe this tragic accident ."
are appealing for witnesses to come forward and call 01926 415000.
[27 NOV 00] STUDENTS
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[27 NOV 00] COMMENT
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