12/12/2003

Two die in M6 motorway crash

Two people have died and four treated for minor injuries following a six-vehicle collision on the M6 near Coventry, it has been reported today.

The accident occurred at around 12.15pm today and involved four lorries, a car and a van.

The southbound carriageway of the motorway has been closed off and remain so until after 6pm this evening, police have said.

Police have appealed for anyone who may have information to come forward.

(gmcg)

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