Car crash family tragedy

A 14 year old boy and his father have been killed. His nine year-old sister and his mother are critically injured. A 70 year old woman was also killed in the crash at East Cowick, near Goole,

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BREAKING: East Cowick crash victims named

Three people who died in a crash in East Cowick have been named. The 70-year-old woman driving the Volvo was Sheila Stavert-Lee of Wigginton near York. The driver of the Golf was Derek John Sarkar from Birmingham and his son who was the front seat passenger was 14-year-old Ethan Sarkar.

The two cars were involved in a head-on collision yesterday lunchtime. It appears the Volvo crossed onto the wrong side of the carriageway into the path of the Golf. The rear seat passengers from the Golf - Mr Sarkar's 43-year-oldwife and nine-year-old daughter, remain in hospital.

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