Mom and her seven-week-old baby among three dead in horror fireball car crash after pick-up truck smashes into SUV

A MOM and her seven-week-old baby were among the victims of a horrific crash after a pick-up truck smashed into an SUV.

The woman, 23, her baby and a 43-year-old man tragically died following the collision in Alamance County, North Carolina.

The crash on Moore Stree left three people dead including a seven-week-old baby


The crash on Moore Stree left three people dead including a seven-week-old babyCredit: Google Maps

The deadly crash that sparked a massive fireball happened on Wednesday at about 9:15, police said.

Graham Police Department said officers rushed to the scene following a call on Moore Street.

Upon arriving they discovered the crash involved a Ford pickup truck and a Chevrolet SUV.

Cops said it was “apparent that one of the vehicles crossed left of centre into the path of the other.”

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The 23-year-old mom and her baby who were in the SUV, both died at the scene.

The truck’s driver was rushed to the hospital but later succumbed to his injuries.

Tony Velez told McClatchy News the two vehicles had been traveling in opposite directions.

An investigation is ongoing, and anyone with information is asked to call police at 336-570-6711 or Crime Stoppers at 336-229-7100.

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Court documents have claimed Nicole Linton, 37, was traveling at speeds of up to 130mph.

At least 20 people were killed after a packed tourist bus collided with a fuel tanker on a highway in Mexico.

The driver of the tanker reportedly fled the scene after the accident.

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