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Gravestones destroyed in Lytchett Minster car crash

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At least six gravestones were destroyed when a suspected stolen car careered into a churchyard.The silver Vauxhall Astra left the road and ploughed into Lytchett Minster parish cemetery shortly after 10:00 BST.Police said a 16-year-old girl and two men, aged 20 and 21 from Poole, were arrested on suspicion of theft of a motor vehicle and driving offences.The girl was later de-arrested and is assisting officers voluntarily.The force said no-one was injured in the crash.Officers have appealed for any witnesses or anyone who may have seen the car driving around the Poole area to contact them.
Source: BBC Dorset