Horror crash at Buxton claims the lives of three young men

DERBYSHIRE Police are appealing for witnesses to a horror crash which claimed the lives of three young men in Buxton.

They were the occupants of a Ford Fiesta which was involved in a collision with a Land Rover on Waterswallows Road at around 6.30 last night.

All three men were pronounced dead at the scene.

The three deceased have been named by police as Peter Ayre and Daniel Leafe, both 18 and from the Peak Dale area, and 25 year-old Aiden Edmonds from Buxton.

The driver of the Land Rover was taken to Stepping Hill Hospital with injuries that were not believed to be life-threatening.