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Five die as car and lorry crash on M6 in Staffordshire

Five people have died in a collision involving a lorry and car on the M6 in Staffordshire.

The driver and four passengers in the car were killed in the crash southbound between junction 15 for Stoke-on-Trent and 14 for Stafford.

One person was also critically injured, Staffordshire Police said. The stretch of motorway was shut at about 04:30 BST and will be closed for some "considerable" time, the force added.

The male lorry driver was uninjured.