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Three men die in two-vehicle crash in Buxton

Waterswallows Road Image copyright Google
Image caption The crash happened in Waterswallows Road, Buxton on Wednesday

Three men have died in a crash with another car.

They were travelling along Waterswallows Road in Buxton when their car crashed with another vehicle at about 18:30 GMT on Wednesday.

The men were pronounced dead at the scene while the driver of the other car was treated for non life-threatening injuries in hospital.

The three who died have been named by police as Peter Eyre and Daniel Leafe, both 18, and 25-year-old Aiden Edmonds.

Mr Eyre and Mr Leafe were from Peak Dale and Mr Edmonds was from Buxton.

The road was closed while investigations took place. It reopened in the early hours of Thursday morning.

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