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'Three of Pope's relatives die in car crash in Argentina'

Three of Pope Francis' relatives have been killed in a car accident in Argentina, local media have reported.

The Pope's nephew Emanuel Bergoglio was seriously injured when his car collided with a truck but his wife and two children, aged two years and eight months, died in the crash, according to local police.

Local news agency DYN said the accident happened shortly after midnight when Begoglio's car slammed into the back of a truck which was carrying grains.