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Second person dies after Salford car crash

Crash in East Lancashire Road between between Lancaster Road and Worsley Road
Image caption Three cars collided on East Lancashire Road in Swinton, Salford

A second person has died after three cars crashed in Salford.

Aaron Jones, 19, and his 22-year-old passenger Amy Hobson were on East Lancashire Road at about 16:55 BST on Sunday when they collided with an Audi RS3 and an Audi S3 near Barton Road.

Mr Jones, driving a Vauxhall Corsa, died at the scene. Ms Hobson later died in hospital.

Two men, aged 25 and 27, were arrested on Sunday on suspicion of causing death by dangerous driving.

They remain in police custody for questioning.

Image caption East Lancashire Road between Lancaster Road and Worsley Road was closed

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