Police appeal for information following fatal crash in Chelmsford

14:38 15 April 2014

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Two people from Great Dunmow are still in a serious condition following a fatal crash in Chelmsford - as police re-release appeal for witnesses.

Police were called to the two-vehicle smash on Essex Regiment Way, in Chelmsford, at about 3pm on Sunday.

The driver of a Chevrolet Corvette died when his car was in collision with a Vauxhall Astra travelling in the opposite direction.

The Corvette caught fire and the driver was trapped inside. He has not been formally identified but is believed to be a 67-year-old man from Chelmsford.

A family from Dunmow were in the Astra and they were taken by ambulance to Addenbrooke’s Hospital, in Cambridge. They all suffered serious injuries.

The man and woman, both aged 30 remain in hospital with serious injuries and an 18-month-old girl is also receiving treatment on the paediatric ward.

A three-year old girl was treated and released into the care of her family.

Anyone who witnessed the collision is asked to contact Pc Dave Gorbutt at the Serious Collision Investigation Unit on 101 or email collisionappeal@essex.pnn.police.uk

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