Avon and Somerset Police have this morning (Tuesday 17th February) arrested two men following the death of four people in the fatal collision in Weston last week.
It follows the incident in Lansdown Lane on Monday evening (9th February) when a tipper truck carrying aggregate was in collision with a number of vehicles and two pedestrians.
A 19-year-old man, the driver of the truck, has been arrested on suspicion of causing death by dangerous driving and manslaughter by gross negligence.
A 28-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of causing manslaughter by gross negligence.
Their arrests follow the deaths of four-year-old Mitzi Steady from Bath, Robert Parker aged 59 from Cwmbran, Phillip Allan aged 52 from Swansea and Stephen Vaughan aged 34 from Swansea.
The girl’s grandmother who was also injured in the incident remains in a critical condition in Southmead Hospital.