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Two men have been killed and another has been critically injured following a serious crash in Luton last night.
It happened in Newlands Road just after 7pm.
Two cars were involved. The driver of one of the cars was pronounced dead at the scene while one of his passengers died later in hospital.
The driver of the other vehicle was taken to the Luton and Dunstable Hospital where he remains.
Emergency services have been stood down following an incident in Luton.
Police were alerted at around 2.55pm regarding a security threat that was made to Conway Medical Centre on Westbourne Road, Luton.
The premises was evacuated as a precaution while investigations were carried out. No suspicious items were found during a search of the centre and there is no further cause for concern.
Bedfordshire Police are currently dealing with a security concern at Conway Medical Centre on Westbourne Road in Luton.
In a statement a spokesman said:
We were alerted at around 2.55pm and road closures are in place at the Dunstable Road junction and Conway Road at the Dunstable Road and Selbourne Road junctions.
Officers are at the scene with the local authority and other emergency services.
Residents of Westbourne Road are advised to stay inside and the medical centre has been evacuated as a precaution while investigations take place.
A second man has been summoned to court in connection with the death of Natalia Doherty, who disappeared in Luton in 2003.
72-year old Joseph Doherty from Old Greenock Road, Port Glasgow, Scotland, has received a summons to answer charges of preventing a lawful burial, obstructing a coroner in the execution of his duty and perverting the course of justice.
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Daniel Doherty, 67 and of Ickneild Way in Luton was charged with the same offences last week.
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The family of a 27-year-old man who died after he was assaulted in Luton at the weekend say they are devastated.
Father-of-one Kevin Kelly was attacked in Upper George Street at about 5am on Sunday. He died later in hospital.
Today his family said their "lives had been torn apart" by his death.
"We are devastated by the loss of Kevin. He touched so many people's lives and was loved by everyone. His cheeky smile will never be forgotten.
"Kevin was a loving family man who adored his son. He worked hard his whole life and we were all so proud of him when he started his own plastering company. "
One man was arrested in connection with the assault.
A man has pleaded guilty to trying to kill a Luton shopkeeper in the same place her husband was murdered seven years ago.
Jashbhai Patel was stabbed to death at Moon's newsagents, the shop he owned in Park Street in Luton in 2009.
In December last year, his wife was attacked in the same shop by a different man.
Tomasz Jaworski who is 30 and of no fixed abode, pleaded guilty to her attempted murder and will be sentenced next month.
He also pleaded guilty to two counts of actual bodily harm on two other people during the same incident.
This was a serious and prolonged assault on three innocent members of the community by a very dangerous individual.
During this horrific attack he continually told a woman that he wanted to kill her, slashing her with a shard of glass as well as grabbing her around the neck, kicking and punching her.
He had also assaulted two more people beforehand, though fortunately they sustained only minor injuries.
A Luton man has died after what Bedfordshire police are calling an 'altercation' in Upper George Street.
27-year-old Kevin Kelly from Luton was taken to hospital after the incident at around 5am Sunday morning ( 1st May).
A man has been arrested in connection with his death and remains in police custody for questioning.
Anyone with information should call the 101 number quoting Operation Dubnium.