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UPDATED - Police Appealing For Witnesses After Fatal Accident On A35

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8:31am 13th October 2014
(Updated 5:12pm 13th October 2014)

Police are appealing for witnesses and anyone with information to come forward following a fatal collision at Winterbourne Abbas.

A man's died and three people have suffered life threatening injuries after the accident on the A35 this morning.

Police closed the road west bound between Monkey’s Jump roundabout in Dorchester and the roundabout at Bridport.

A car and a 4x4 were involved and the crash scene is thought to be near the Litton Cheney turn off.

The male driver of the car died at the scene.  Next of kin haven't yet been told.

A man and a woman have suffered life threatening injuries.

The driver of the 4x4 was also seriously injured.

The casualties have been taken to Dorset County Hospital. One of them was airlifted there by the Air Ambulance.

The accident was first reported to Police at 8.13am this morning.

Police have now reopened the road.

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