Two people killed in car and lorry crash near Tong

Two people have died in a collision involving a car and a lorry.

The two victims were in the car when it crashed on the A41 between Albrighton and Tong in Shropshire at about 14:20 BST.

The lorry driver was unhurt but was treated for shock, West Mercia Police said.

The A41 was closed, diversions were set up and traffic was prevented from joining the A41 northbound at junction 3 on the M54.

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