Woman and boy from Coventry dead in horror crash

By Matthew Bates 23/08 Updated: 23/08 17:19

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A WOMAN and teenage boy from Coventry have died in a car crash.

Christine Taylor, a 59-year-old from Clovelly Road, Wyken, died when the Fiat Punto she was driving hit two lorries on the A14 in Suffolk on Monday afternoon (August 20).

William Taylor, 15, from Welsh Road, Stoke, later died after being airlifted to hospital.

Another passenger, a man in his 60s, is said to be in a 'critical but stable' condition after suffering life threatening injuries.

He was taken to Ipswich Hospital and has since been transferred to Addenbrookes Hospital, in Cambridge.

They are believed to be related.

A 50-year-old man from Dovercourt, in Essex, was arrested on suspicion of causing death by dangerous driving. He has since been released on police bail and is due to return in October.

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