Man, 21, killed in A43 crash named by police

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A 21-year-old man who died in a crash on the A43 near Brackley on Wednesday has been named by police.

Andrew Hobbs, of The Avenue, Whitfield, Brackley, was driving a black Saab 93 and attempted to cross the southbound carriageway of the A43, when his vehicle was involved in a collision with a red Volkswagen Scirocco, driven by a 28-year-old man from Kettering.

Mr Hobbs died at the scene of the crash. The driver of the Scirocco was taken by air ambulance to University Hospital Coventry.

Witnesses to the collision, or anyone with any information, can call the Drivewatch Hotline on 0800 174615 or Northamptonshire Police on 101.




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