Child Dies Following Serious Road Accident In Avonmouth

A three-year-old girl has died following a serious road traffic accident in Avonmouth.

Police have appealed for witnesses to a collision between a Toyota Yaris and a Mercedes minibus on Kings Weston lane at about 09:15 on Tuesday morning.

A woman and two children in the Yaris were seriously injured in the collision, with one of the children dying of her injuries overnight.

A 46-year-old man has been arrested in connection with the incident and remains in custody.

Anyone who may have witnessed the collision is asked to contact police on 101, or anonymously via Crimestoppers on 0800 555111.


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