Banbury man dies after crashing car into tree in Northamptonshire

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A man from Banbury died after crashing his car into a tree in rural Northamptonshire with police appealing for witnesses.

A red Vauxhall Corsa travelling towards Middleton Cheney crashed into a tree on the upper Astrop Road near Warkworth at around 7.55am on Friday, March 17.

Police investigating the collision are unsure why the 34-year-old man hit the tree but he died after suffering serious injuries.

Any witnesses to the crash or anyone with information is asked to contact the Northamptonshire Police Drivewatch Hotline on 0800 174 615.