11 Mile Stretch Of Road Closed For Seven Hours, Reopened 9.30am.
Man Killed As Car Overturns Near Micheldever
A man's died after his car overturned into a ditch north of Winchester.
Hampshire Constabulary received a call shortly after 7.30am this morning (Thursday 2 April). The crash happened on the A303 near Micheldever.
The road's expected to stay closed eastbound - between the A34 and M3 - until this afternoon. The A303 has been identified as one of the UK's busiest roads during the Easter getaway this weekend.
Two people were travelling in the car: a male driver and a female passenger.
The man died, and the female passenger has been taken to hospital with injuries that are not believed to be life-threatening.
A police spokesperson said:
"Police are in the process of tracing and contacting the man's next-of-kin. Therefore, we're not in a position to formally identify the deceased driver at this time.
"The A303 eastbound remains closed between the junctions with the A34 and the M3.
"This closure is expected to stay in place this morning (Thursday) while officers from the Roads Policing Unit (RPU) complete an examination of the scene."
Witnesses or anyone with information can contact the Roads Policing Unit at Whitchurch police station by phoning 101. Mini-com users can phone 18001 101.
One of Cambridgeshire's oddest traditions gets under way this morning...
The first rail freight service from the UK to China has arrived.
A tracker device led to it being recovered in Totton - a man's been questioned.
Recently Played Tracks
On Radio: Angela Jay
12pm - 4pm
Text 'SOUTH' to 82122
Now playing: The best feel good music
Deposit £10 to get a £40 Welcome Bonus - That's £50 to play bingo, slots and more!*
Over 50 tracks to make you feel-good. New album out now...
Find your local four day weather report here.
What's happening on the roads where you are?
Make Heart the soundtrack to your day and you could be a winner with great prizes up for grabs throughout the day.
Find out more about some of the companies advertising on Heart.
Get some great ideas on how to advertise your business on radio, online and on mobile.