EastEnders spoilers: car crash to cause carnage in the Square during tonight’s episode

But who is in the vehicle - and are they about to die?


New behind-the-scenes pictures released by the BBC show that 2015 is to begin with a bang for the residents of Walford as a runaway car comes crashing through E20 during this evening’s episode (8.30pm, BBC1). But who is in the car and will they survive?


Show bosses have already promised that one character will be meeting their maker at the start of January, but are remaining tight-lipped as to who the victim is going to be.


Current plotlines on EastEnders see Ronnie scheming to get rid of Nick Cotton as her wedding day to his son Charlie fast approaches, while Emma Summerhayes reckons that she’s finally unmasked the killer of Lucy Beale. Will Phil’s argument with both Ronnie and Nick lead to disaster? Is Emma putting herself in danger when she comes face to face with the killer. Or will tragedy strike in an entirely unexpected corner of Albert Square?