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Police appeal after fatal collision in Leicestershire

Officers would like to speak to anyone with information about a fatal collision on the A606 in Leicestershire.

Oakham Road in Leicestershire. Credit: Google Street View

The incident took place at around 10.45pm yesterday on Oakham Road in Somerby, about 150 metres to the east of Pickwell Road and involved two cars, a blue Ford Mondeo and a black Jaguar Estate.

The drivers of the vehicles, both men, sustained fatal injuries and were pronounced deceased at the scene.

Three women, and a man, remain in Nottingham’s Queens Medical Centre where they were taken with what was described as serious injuries.

Detective Constable 1288 Paul Bingham would like to speak to anyone who saw either of the vehicles being driven beforehand or the collision itself.

If you have any information about the incident and have not yet spoken to the police, please contact 101, quoting incident 760 of April 8.