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Second man appears in court over Salford double death crash

Crash in East Lancashire Road between between Lancaster Road and Worsley Road
Three cars were involved in the crash on East Lancashire Road

A man has appeared in court charged with causing two deaths in a car crash in Salford.

Aaron Jones, 19, of north Manchester, and his passenger Amy Hobson, 22, from Salford, died in a three-car collision on East Lancashire Road on Sunday.

Steven Ward, of Swinton, was charged with two counts of causing death by dangerous driving.

The 25-year-old appeared at Manchester City Magistrates' Court where he was remanded into custody.

He is due to appear at Manchester Crown Court on 8 July.

Carl Wood, 27, from Farnworth, faces the same charges and was remanded in custody at the same court on Tuesday.

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