Five British Nationals Killed In Sweden Car Crash

Five British nationals have been killed, following a car crash, in Swedish capital city, Stockholm.

Five British nationals have died in a car crash in Sweden, the UK Foreign Office has said.

It is understood members of the indie band Viola Beach were involved in the accident, which happened on Saturday in the Swedish capital Stockholm.

The Warrington-based band members were named as Kris Leonard, River Reeves, Tomas Lowe and Jack Dakin.

Local police say the car plunged more than 25m (82ft) from a highway bridge into a canal.

The Foreign Office said it was in contact with the local authorities and supporting the families of the victims.

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