Lorry driver killed on A40

Crash in Shipton after horses loose on road

The crash happened last night at about 11:20pm between Northleach and the A436, when a 49 year old man from Oxfordshire driving a 7.5 ton lorry collided with two horses that were on the carriageway.

He was pronounced dead at the scene, his family have been informed.

The road was closed for several hours for emergency services to clear the incident and investigate but is now back openh.

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