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Three members of British family killed in Croatia crash named

Three members of a British family, who were killed after a head on collision with a truck in south Croatia, have been named.

Erion Isufi, 37, and his children 15-year-old Richard Isufi and Ramela, who was 14, died near the village of Slano. His wife Meri and youngest son, 9-year-old Clive were seriously injured.

The crash happened on the Adriatic coast road as the family made their way to the popular tourist destination Dubrovnik.

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Three members of British family killed in Croatia crash

Three members of a British family have been killed after a head on collision with a truck in south Croatia.

Three Britons have died after a car crash in Croatia. Credit: CEN

The incident, which happened on the Adriatic coast road on the way to popular tourist destination Dubrovnik, left two children and their father dead while the man's wife and another child are critically injured.

Both the woman and the child are in intensive care with doctors saying that the mother has the more serious injuries of the two.

The car the family were travelling in struck a concrete verge on the side of the road and veered into the path of a truck coming in the opposite direction, according to reports.

The mother and a child survived the crash. Credit: CEN

A spokesman for the Foreign Office said: "We are aware of an incident in Dubrovnik and we are in touch with the local authorities. We stand ready to provide consulate assistance".

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