Three Die In Alderley Edge Crash

5 November 2018, 13:13 | Updated: 5 November 2018, 13:23

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It happened at just after midnight on Sunday 4 November on the A34 Melrose Way in Alderley Edge.

The crash involved a car and a minibus. A number of casualties from the minibus were treated at the scene and taken to hospital.

Two people, a man aged 47 and a 14-year-old girl, died at the scene and a third, a woman aged 41, died at hospital. They were all travelling in the car.

Two others in the car – a nine-year-old girl and a 19-year-old woman – are currently in hospital. Their conditions are described as critical and serious.

The family are being supported by specialist officers at this difficult time and are asking the media to leave them to grieve.