A woman and two men have died following a collision on the westbound carriageway of the A63 near Melton yesterday evening, Monday 22 November.
The collision took place at around 10pm when a white BMW 1 Series collided with a grey Peugeot 3008 before coming to a stop and setting alight.
Emergency services attended and a woman and two men were sadly pronounced dead. A third man was taken to hospital with life threatening injuries, where he currently remains in a critical condition.
Specially trained officers have been assigned to offer support to individuals involved and their families at this difficult time.
Investigations are underway into the circumstances surrounding the collision and police would ask witnesses or anyone with dashcam footage from driving in the area at the time to contact them on 101 quoting log 497 of 22 November.
Alternatively, you can report information anonymously by calling the independent charity Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.