Loughton school crash: Boy, 12, dies in ‘deliberate’ hit-and-run

Loughton crash
Image caption A murder investigation has been launched following the fatal crash near Debden Park High School

A 12-year-old boy has died and five others were injured in a “deliberate” hit-and-run crash near a school.

The crash happened near Debden Park High School in Loughton, Essex, at about 15:20 GMT.

Two 15-year-old boys, a 13-year-old boy, a 16-year-old girl and a 53-year-old woman were also hurt but their injuries are not believed to be life-threatening.

Police have launched a murder inquiry and want to speak to Terry Glover, 51.

Ch Supt Tracey Harman, of Essex Police, said officers were looking to speak to Mr Glover, from Loughton, “in connection with the investigation”.