Fatality at a Northants truck stop

1 April 2019, 19:07 | Updated: 1 April 2019, 19:09

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A man has died after crashing his car into the back of a lorry at a Northamptonshire truck stop.

It happened just after 11.55pm on Friday (29th March), when 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.

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

Incident: 741 of March 29, 2019