Accidental death verdicts in Somerset crash which killed four

An inquest into a crash on the A39 at Cannington in Somerset, which killed four people, has recorded verdicts of accidental death.

It happened last June when two cars collided head-on. A man and a woman died at the scene, and another man and woman died later in hospital. The inquest in Taunton heard that driver error was to blame.

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Cannington inquest opens

An inquest opens today into a crash on the A39 at Cannington, which killed four people. It happened last June when two cars collided head-on. Safety campaigners argue the A39 at Cannington is too busy.