Man killed in A4500 truck stop collision near Northampton

Police investigating a fatal collision at the entrance to the Red Lion truck stop on the A4500 near Kislingbury are appealing for witnesses to get in touch.

Monday, 1st April 2019, 5:07 pm
Updated Monday, 1st April 2019, 5:12 pm
Northamptonshire Police have launched a witness appeal after man was killed in a truck stop collision on the A4500.

Just after 11.55pm on Friday, March 29, a silver Ford Fiesta was in collision with the rear of an unlit stationary lorry trailer, which was being hitched to a yellow Volvo Series 4 tractor unit on the westbound slip road leading to the truck stop.

The man driving the Fiesta was sadly pronounced dead at the scene.

A female passenger in the car was taken to Northampton General Hospital suffering minor injuries.

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Northamptonshire Police have launched a witness appeal after man was killed in a truck stop collision on the A4500.

Anyone with information or who witnessed this incident is asked to call the Drivewatch Hotline on 0800 174615.