Bristol

Two killed as car hits wall in Westbury-on-Trym

Crash scene
Image caption The road was closed for six hours while the accident was investigated

Two people were killed and three others seriously injured when a car hit a wall in Bristol.

Emergency services were called to Canford Lane, Westbury-on-Trym, late on Wednesday.

An Avon and Somerset police spokesman said one of the survivors had suffered life-threatening injuries in the collision .

"Anyone who witnessed the accident which happened at 11.20 is asked to contact police," he said.

"Two people in the car died at the scene and another three were taken to hospital. One is in a life-threatening condition," the force spokesman added.

The road was closed for six hours while the accident was investigated.

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