Three teenagers killed after car smashes into tree in horror crash

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Three teenagers have died in a car crash after their car came off the road and hit a tree.

The incident in Rotherham involved a white Ford Fiesta, which was travelling along Kiveton Lane, close to the Todwick Court junction in Kiveton Park.

South Yorkshire Police were called to the scene at 6:10am on Sunday morning, with the three men inside – two 19-year-olds and an 18-year-old – being pronounced dead at the scene.

Their families have been informed and are being supported by specialist police officers.

Detectives are appealing to the public for information.

A spokesperson for the force said: "We are on scene in Kiveton Lane, Rotherham after a collision in which three men have died.

"The teenagers, two 19-year-olds and an 18-year-old, died at the scene after the white Ford Fiesta they were travelling in collided with a tree at around 6pm.

"Their families have been informed and are being supported by specialist officers. Please stay clear of the area tonight while we carry out our work. If you have any information relating to this collision, you can report this through 101 – incident number 676 of 24 Oct."

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