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Man dies after car comes off road in Kirkby

Darryl Thomas Smith
Image caption Darryl Thomas Smith was pronounced dead at the scene, police said.

A 20-year-old man was killed in a car crash on Merseyside in the early hours, police have said.

A silver Ford Focus came off the North Perimeter Road in Kirkby, near Bullens Farm, at about 0120 BST.

Darryl Thomas Smith, from Kirkby, was pronounced dead at the scene. A second man was taken to hospital, where he is in a serious condition.

Merseyside Police have appealed for any witnesses to the crash to get in touch with them.

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