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M1 crash: HGV driver arrested after teen dies near Luton

M1 junction 11a Image copyright Google Maps
Image caption The crash happened near junction 11a of the M1 in Bedfordshire

A HGV driver has been arrested after a teenager who was in a people carrier was killed in a crash on the M1.

The victim, described by police as a man in his late teens, died at the scene of the two-vehicle crash at about 15:15 GMT near junction 11a near Luton in Bedfordshire.

Five other people were hurt, including two who have life-threatening injuries.

A 64-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of causing death by dangerous driving and was being questioned.

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