Second Man Arrested After Fatal Crash

6 November 2012, 13:00 | Updated: 7 November 2012, 11:15

A second man has been arrested following a fatal collision in Woolmer Green in the early hours of Friday morning which sadly claimed the lives of two men.

Police continue to appeal for witnesses after the car they were travelling in, a grey Audi A3, failed to stop for police on the Leisure Park in Stevenage on 2nd November.

Following a pursuit, the Audi was in collision with a lamp post on Mardley Hill in Woolmer Green at around 2.40am.

Michael Cush, 26, of Bedford was arrested in connection with the collision and has been charged with causing death by dangerous driving and aggravated vehicle taking. He has been remanded in custody and will appear before court on November 13th.

A 21 year old male from Bedford has been arrested on suspicion of aggravated vehicle taking. He has been bailed until February 8th 2013.

The incident resulted in the death of 25 year old Karl Spencer, from Bedford.

Twenty year old Cameron Nimmo, of Bedford, had been critically ill in Addenbrookes Hospital but also sadly passed away.