23 year-old dies after Buckden Range Rover crash

15 July 2019, 17:13 | Updated: 15 July 2019, 17:16

Jamie Pegram

Traffic police say a man in his 20s has died following a collision in Buckden near St Neots on Saturday (13 July).

Jamie Pegram, 23, of School Lane, Buckden, was driving a blue Vauxhall Corsa along Mill Road at about 1240am when he was involved in a collision with a grey Range Rover; but died at the scene.

The driver of the Range Rover, a woman in her 30s, was taken to hospital with serious, but not life threatening injuries.

Four young passengers travelling in the Range Rover were also taken to hospital for treatment.

Anyone who witnessed the collision or who saw the Vauxhall or the Range Rover beforehand is asked to call police on 101 quoting incident 23 of the 13 July. Alternatively, you can report online at www.cambs.police.uk/report.


"Jamie was a very much loved son to Melvyn and Caryl, brother to Marty and a much loved grandson.

Jamie lived local in the village for 23 years going to the local schools. He went to Uni and got a first class honours degree in film studies and English.

Jamie was working in the local Cineworld gaining experience as he wanted to work in media/ film making.

He was unique and individual and was writing horror movie hoping to get filmed later in life. He had a love for music, playing the sax and the keyboard. He was an active member of the Rising phoenix paranormal society.

He was a very sensitive loving son, thinking of his family all the time.

He had many friends who are devastated at his passing."