Young couple die in crash, leaving 9-week-old baby

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A young couple died in a car accident, leaving behind their nine-week-old baby boy.

Raquel Davies, 23, and Lee Jenkins, 25, were passengers in a friend's open-top BMW when the car careened off the road near a village in South Wales.

Police have arrested the 20-year-old driver who survived the accident on suspicion of causing death by dangerous driving.

Police investigations are ongoing and are appealing for witnesses who saw the car moments before the crash.

A South Wales Police spokesman said: 'We have viewed CCTV footage and believe that people in a number of vehicles, including two buses, may have seen the car in the moments before the accident.

The spokesman added: 'South Wales Police officers are providing support to both families at this difficult time.

Source: Daily Mail, BBC