Elber and Con Twomey. Pic: Provision Photography Ltd
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Irish village in shock after Devon collision

People in a village in the Republic of Ireland describe their shock after a head-on road collision in Devon leaves a couple seriously injured and kills their children.

Con and Elber Twomey, from Meelin, County Cork, were critically hurt in the crash in Torquay on Friday.

Their son, Oisin, two, and their unborn baby died.

Devon and Cornwall Police said it appeared the driver of the black Vectra had gone down a hill and may have swerved into the path of the family's oncoming Volkswagen Golf.

  • 09 Jul 2012