Two dead and two teenagers fighting for life after BMW crashes into tree

The crash happened in the Goldings Hill area of Loughton, Essex

Two people have died and another two are fighting for life in hospital after a car crashed into a tree.

Police said the two victims who died were a 21-year-old man and a 16-year-old girl. The other victims currently in hospital are two girls, aged 16 and 17, Essex Police said.

A 21-year-old was arrested at the scene on suspicion of causing death by dangerous driving, causing serious injury by dangerous driving and perverting the course of justice.

He was taken to hospital, where he is being treated for what are believed to be minor injuries.

The crash happened shortly after 2am this morning in Loughton, Essex. Officers found a silver BMW M3 had collided with a tree in the Goldings Hill area. No other vehicle was involved.

Police at the scene of the crash on Saturday morning (Picture: Eastnews Press Agency)

Two people have died and two others are fighting for their lives after the smash in the early hours of Saturday morning (Picture: Eastnews Press Agency)

Police are also keen to speak to anyone who was driving in the area who has dash cam footage, or anyone who has CCTV.Essex Police are appealing for witnesses who saw what happened, or saw a silver BMW M3 driving in the Loughton and Epping areas in the early hours of Saturday.

Witnesses are asked to contact the Serious Collision Investigation Unit on 01245 240 590 or email

Alternatively, contact the Crimestoppers charity anonymously on 0800 555 111.


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