Second woman dies after minibus horror crash in Cambridgeshire
A second woman passenger has died following the minibus horror crash near Bluntisham on Thursday, Novembe 14.
Barbara McGruer, 86, of Trent Road, Bedford, was a passenger in a white Mercedes minibus which was involved in a collision with a black Volkswagen Golf on the B1040 Somersham Road at about 4.50pm.
She sadly died in hospital on Saturday afternoon as a result of injuries sustained in the collision.
Another woman passenger, who died at the scene of the accident, was named as Margaret Henwood, 85, of Foxlease, Bedford.
A total of 18 passengers from the minibus, all aged between 60 and 80, were taken to hospital.
Another person from the minibus is in a critical condition and a further 10 people remain in hospital with serious injuries, including the driver of the Volkswagen – a man in his 70s.
The passengers were understood to have been returning from a trip to Ely Christmas market.
Anyone who witnessed the collision, or has any information, is asked to contact the road policing unit on 101 quoting incident number 365 of 14 November or visit www.cambs.police.uk/report.