Ravenshead crash victims officially named

Fatality on Longdale Lane, Ravenshead.
Fatality on Longdale Lane, Ravenshead.

Two men who died in a crash at Ravenshead last week have been formally identified by police.

Adam Burton, from the Eastwood area, and Craig Dowhan, from the Hucknall area, died when the silver Rover 218 they were travelling in left the road and collided with a telegraph pole.

The victims, aged 28 and 31, died at the scene.

A third man, aged 26, received treatment for minor injuries.

The crash happened at around 10pm on Sunday 23 March 2014 in Longdale Lane, at its junction with Gorse Hill.

Three men, aged 20, 21 and 28, were arrested on suspicion of causing death by dangerous driving and have been bailed pending further enquiries.

If you have any information about the incident contact police or call Crimestoppers anonymously.