Fatal collision in Newport Pagnell

A man has died after his Jaguar car was involved in a collision with a lorry in Newport Pagnell today.

Wednesday, 2nd March 2016, 2:48 pm
Updated Wednesday, 2nd March 2016, 2:49 pm

Police are appealing for information following the fatal collision, which happened on the northbound carriageway of the A509 near Chicheley Hill at about 8am.

The white heavy goods vehicle was stationary in a lay-by at the time

Sadly, the driver of the blue Jaguar was pronounced dead at the scene, say police. His next of kin have been informed.

The lorry driver was treated at the scene for minor injuries.

Fire and ambulance services were called to the scene and the road was closed between Newport Pagnell and Olney until 2pm.

Investigating officer PC James Lacey from the MK Roads Policing Unit said: “I would appeal to anyone who witnessed the collision, has footage of the collision, or saw either vehicle before the collision to contact police as soon as possible.”

He added: “The easiest way to do this is by visiting your nearest police or by calling 101 quoting reference number 145.”

Anybody who does not want to speak directly to police can call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.