Police have named the Northamptonshire man who died after being involved in a car crash in Rushden.
Ashley Circuit, aged 23, of Farnham Drive, Rushden, died at the scene of the incident on the A6, Bedford Road, near to the junction with Avenue Road, yesterday at around 8pm.
A blue Volkswagen Bora, which was heading out of Rushden, and a silver Peugeot 206, which was travelling in the opposite direction, collided.
Mr Circuit, who was a passenger in the VW Bora, suffered fatal injuries.
The driver of the Peugeot, a 26-year-old woman from the county, suffered serious injuries and was taken to Walsgrave Hospital.
The driver of the VW Bora, a 23-year-old man from Northamptonshire, was arrested on suspicion of causing death by dangerous driving and is now in custody.
Anyone with information or who witnessed this incident is asked to call the Drivewatch hotline on 0800 174615.