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Crash victims named

Police have named two people who died in a crash on the A5 near Towcester in Northamptonshire on Sunday.

Shirley McClements Credit: Northamptonshire Police

One of the victims was 60-year-old Shirley McClements, from Nether Heyford, near Towcester.

Steven Atkins Credit: Northamptonshire Police

A motorcyclist who also died at the scene has been named as 51-year-old Steven Atkins from Coventry.

Steven’s family said: “Steven was a skilled engineer and a lifetime motorcyclist. He will be dearly missed by his partner, all his family and his many friends and colleagues.”

Anyone who witnessed the collision is asked to contact Northamptonshire Police on 101 or call the Drivewatch Hotline on 0800 174615.

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