Man and wife killed in freak crash named

POLICE today released the identity of the two people killed when a tree fell on to their vehicle in Suffolk.The driver of the car has been named as John Kenneth Barnes, 76, of Selwyn Road, Gorleston.

POLICE today released the identity of the two people killed when a tree fell on to their vehicle in Suffolk.

The driver of the car has been named as John Kenneth Barnes, 76, of Selwyn Road, Gorleston.

The woman who died is believed to be Mr Barnes 77-year-old wife, Joan, although formal identification still needs to take place.

The accident happened around 4.20pm Saturday. Mr Barnes Rover 25 was approaching the Gunton Avenue junction in Lowestoft when a beech tree fell across the road and on top of the vehicle.

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