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Police investigate serious crash in County Durham

Police are looking to trace the people who were in this car at the time of the crash Credit: Durham Police

Police are appealing for witnesses to a serious crash in Spennymoor in County Durham.

It happened at round 5.30am on Sunday 2nd April 2017 and involved a silver Ford Focus.

It is believed the vehicle set off from Middlestone Moor and headed down Clyde Terrace towards Spennymoor town centre, before crashing near Barclays Bank.

Police think a number of people were in the car at the time of the crash - they're now trying to trace them.


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