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In pictures: Bugatti Veyron crash

Scene of Bugatti Veyron crash

Stuart Cox took this picture of a Bugatti Veyron that crashed in heavy rain on the B375 at Shepperton, in Surrey. Picture copyright: Stuart Cox

Bugatti being loaded onto recovery vehicle

Chris Brightwell took this photo of the 800,000 car. It collided with a Vauxhall Astra before crashing into trees at the roadside. Picture copyright: Chris Brightwell

Damage to front of Bugatti

A pregnant woman, a passenger in the Astra, was taken to hospital as a precaution but later went home. No one else was hurt. Picture copyright: Chris Brightwell

Damage to side of Bugatti

The Veyron has a top speed of around 250mph and accelerates from 0-60mph in 2.5 seconds. Picture copyright: Chris Brightwell

Bugatti on recovery vehicle

Only 300 Bugatti Veyron cars have been built. This car is thought to be one of only about 12 in Britain. Picture copyright: Chris Brightwell

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