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Three killed in Hatton Cross van and car crash

The scene of an accident on the A30 Great South West Road near Hatton Cross Underground station in west London
Image caption The road remains closed as police appeal for witnesses

Three people have been killed in a crash involving a van and a car near a west London Underground station.

The crash happened on the A30 Great South West Road, near Hatton Cross Tube station, as a van collided with a car trying to make a turn in the road.

Metropolitan Police officers said they were called to the scene at 0650 GMT. Two men who were passengers in the car died at the scene.

The female driver of the car was taken to hospital where she later died.

The fourth car passenger, a man, remains in a south London hospital but is not seriously injured.

The driver of the van was not injured.

The road remains closed as police appeal for witnesses. No arrests have been made.

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