Two teenage boys aged 13 and 17 killed in collision in Peterborough

Crash happened on Crowland Road on Saturday

By Stephen Briggs
Monday, 16th May 2022, 9:45 am
Updated Monday, 16th May 2022, 11:50 am

Two teenagers have died following a single vehicle collision in Peterborough.

The teenage boys, aged 13 and 17, were passengers in a blue BMW 320 travelling along Crowland Road towards Crowland at about 12.50am on 14 May when the vehicle left the road and collided with a bridge.

Emergency services attended the scene and the two boys, and the driver, a 16-year-old boy, were taken to Addenbrooke’s Hospital in Cambridge with life threatening injuries.

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The scene of the crash

Sadly, the two passengers, from Peterborough, died in hospital yesterday (15 May).

The driver, also from Peterborough, has been arrested in connection with the collision and remains in hospital with serious but not life-threatening injuries.

Officers are urging anyone who witnessed the collision, saw the vehicle in the moments leading up to it, or anyone who has relevant dashcam footage to get in touch.

Anyone with information please contact police via the webchat service quoting incident 29 of 14 May.