Third person dead after car and lorry crash that killed man and woman

A man and two women are dead after the collision on the A9 on Wednesday.

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A third person has died following a crash between a car and lorry that left a man and a woman dead at the scene on the A9.

The collision by Ralia, south of Newtonmore, at the junction with the B9150, happened at around 4.50pm on Wednesday.

On Monday, Police Scotland confirmed a third person had died following the fatal road crash.

Emergency services attended and two passengers, a 75-year-old woman and a 45-year-old man, were pronounced dead at the scene.

The driver of the car, a 46-year-old woman, was taken to Ninewells Hospital in Dundee with serious injuries. She died on Sunday, August 14, 2022.

The driver of the lorry, a 59-year-old man, was uninjured.

Sergeant Alasdair Mackay said: “Our thoughts are with the family and friends of those who have died at what is a very difficult time for all.

“We continue to carry out enquiries to establish the full circumstances and anyone who has not already spoken to us and can assist is asked to get in touch.”

Anyone with any information is asked to contact Police Scotland on 101, quoting incident number 2516 of Wednesday, August 10, 2022.

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