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Pupils, parents and staff mourn headteacher killed in car crash

Pupils and parents have been mourning the death of their headteacher in a car crash.

Ally Mullany was in charge of St Joseph's Catholic Combine School in the Parkstone area of Poole in Dorset. She died when her car and a fire engine collided on Sunday 13 April.

The fire engine had been on its way to the scene of an earlier fatal crash nearby. Sarah Cooper reports.

  1. Sarah Cooper

Tributes to headteacher killed in car crash

Children at a school in Dorset have been paying tribute to their headteacher who was killed in a car crash at the weekend.

St Joseph's Catholic Combined School in Poole, has been closed for the day as a mark of respect for Ally Mullany - who died on the morning of Sunday 14 April. A steady stream of children and their parents have been laying down flowers at the school in tribute to her.

Sarah Cooper sent this report from the school. Her interviewees aree Hugh Fogarty, Chairman of Governors, and Angela Maddley, one of the school parents.

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