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Family of four killed in Polmont car and lorry crash named

Crash scene
Image caption Police closed the road to allow for investigation work to be carried out

Police have released the names of the West Lothian family killed in a crash in Polmont.

Graham Lockhart, 23, and Shauna Robb, 20, from Bathgate, were killed along with their son Tyler, two, and 11-month-old daughter Arianna.

The family's Fiat car was involved in a head-on collision with a lorry on the A801, where it joins with the M9 at about 14:20 on Wednesday.

Police Scotland are urging witnesses to come forward.

The lorry driver was not hurt in the crash.

Grieve in peace

The couple's families said they were "devastated" at the loss of their children and two grandchildren and wished to be left to grieve in peace."

Sgt Andrew Thomson, of Police Scotland said: "We are continuing our appeal for anyone who witnessed this tragic collision or who saw a black Fiat hatchback in the area prior to the incident at 14:20.

"We are particularly keen to trace the driver of a silver people carrier, which was seen in the area prior to the crash.

"Anyone with information should contact Police Scotland on 101 or Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111."

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