21st Sep, 2019

Pensioner dies following A4440 collision

Rob George 16th May, 2017

A 70-YEAR-OLD man has died following a fatal collision on the A4440 close to the junction of Swinesherd Way.

Police have launched an appeal for information after the collision which saw a red Ford collide with Mercedes HGV coming in the opposite direction from Spetchley at 11.48am today (Tuesday).

The Ford driver received treatment from the ambulance services and was later taken to the Worcestershire Royal Hospital where he was pronounced dead.

The driver of the HGV was uninjured and the victim’s next of kin and the coroner have both been informed.

Officers would like to speak to anyone who saw the incident or who saw the vehicle and the manner in which it was being driven prior to the collision.

Anyone with information is asked to call West Mercia Police on 101 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 quoting incident number 265S of 16 May 2017.

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