Wisbech: Appeal After A47 Crash

3 January 2013, 15:27

Police investigating a crash near Wisbech, which left two young sisters dead, want to speak to the driver of a red car.

The vehicle was seen on the A47 heading towards King's Lynn when the crash happened around 6:40pm last Thursday (27 December).

It happened at Walsoken when a black Ford Focus left the road and overturned, coming to rest on its side at the edge of a ditch near the Broad End Road junction.

Sisters Tamzin and Jessica Portor, aged 10 and seven and from Sutton Bridge in Spalding, died as a result of injuries sustained in the collision

Three other people travelling in the car, a 12-year-old boy, 38-year-old man and a 43-year-old woman, all suffered minor injuries. 

Officers from the Norfolk Police Serious Collision Investigation Team want to speak with the driver of a red car seen travelling towards King's Lynn around the time of the incident. 

Anyone with information is asked to contact senior investigator Steve Matthews on 101.