Brit, 36, among two men killed in head-on crash with dustbin lorry in Ibiza – as two passengers also seriously injured

A BRITISH man has been killed following a horrific head-on collision with a dustbin lorry in Ibiza.

The British driver, 36, died at the scene of the collision alongside a 26-year-old passenger in the early hours of Saturday morning.

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A British man has been killed following a horrific head-on collision with a dustbin lorry in IbizaCredit: Solarpix
The 4x4 is said to have smashed head-on into a dustbin lorry in the opposite carriageway as it overtook a Kia with two women inside

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The 4×4 is said to have smashed head-on into a dustbin lorry in the opposite carriageway as it overtook a Kia with two women insideCredit: Solarpix
Harrowing footage from the scene showed what the remains of the wrecked Range Rover being loaded onto a tow truck

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Harrowing footage from the scene showed what the remains of the wrecked Range Rover being loaded onto a tow truckCredit: Solarpix

Two backseat passengers in the white Range Rover were also rushed to hospital after suffering serious injuries.

They are believed to be two men aged 32 and 45, but their nationalities are not yet known.

The 4×4 is said to have smashed head-on into a dustbin lorry in the opposite carriageway as it overtook another vehicle.

The crash happened near a karting circuit called Go-Karts Santa Eulalia, located on the main road between Ibiza and Santa Eulalia.

The incident happened around 4am local time on Saturday morning.

Harrowing footage from the scene showed what the remains of the wrecked Range Rover being loaded onto a tow truck.

The second car involved in the crash, said to be a Kia with two women inside, is also thought to have been written off.

The deaths of the two people were confirmed by a spokesman for the local emergency health response service, who also confirmed three more were left injured.

A statement added: “Two people died at the scene. A 32-year-old who was seriously injured was transferred to Can Misses Hospital in Ibiza Town.

“A 45-year-old was transferred seriously injury to a private clinic and a 23-year-old with minor injuries was also taken to Can Misses.”

The Civil Guard is said to have launched an investigation.

Initial local reports claim that officers are looking into whether the Range Rover had overtaken the other vehicle in an area where it is deemed illegal to do so.

Two back-seat passengers in the white Range Rover, two men aged 32 and 45 whose nationalities are not yet known, were rushed to hospital after being seriously injured

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Two back-seat passengers in the white Range Rover, two men aged 32 and 45 whose nationalities are not yet known, were rushed to hospital after being seriously injuredCredit: Solarpix
The second car involved in the crash is also thought to have been written off

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The second car involved in the crash is also thought to have been written offCredit: Solarpix


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