The promising musical careers of a bunch of young British musicians has been cut short after the four members of indie band 'Viola Beach' and their manager died in a car crash in Sweden.
The crash happened around 2.30am local time on the E4 highway in the Södertälje district, south-west of Stockholm, Sweden, and at time of writing the cause of the crash is not known. Investigators will now try to piece together what happened.
Police officers were quick to arrive on the scene but there was nothing they could do to help the victims. If the passengers of the vehicle were wearing seat-belts that would not have helped them said a local
Sunday the Guardian reports "The bridge, at the Saltskogs junction between the E4 and the E20 motorways, has a middle section that rises directly upwards without tilting, leaving a gap that the car drove into. Stockholm police spokesman Inspector Martin Bergholm said: “For some reason, the car drove through the barriers and crashed down into the canal.”