A member of staff looks at the remains of the Ford Mondeo and Audi cars, at a recovery yard in Newry, County Down, after five people died in a head on collision on the outskirts of the town. * The road was closed for several hours as firefighters used heavy cutting equipment to free the bodies of the four women and one man. Assistant Divisional Fire Officer Brian McGuigan said he was horrified by the scale of the carnage, and added: "It was utter devastation."

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A member of staff looks at the remains of the Ford Mondeo and Audi cars, at a recovery yard in Newry, County Down, after five people died in a head on collision on the outskirts of the town. * The road was closed for several hours as firefighters used heavy cutting equipment to free the bodies of the four women and one man. Assistant Divisional Fire Officer Brian McGuigan said he was horrified by the scale of the carnage, and added: "It was utter devastation."

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