Fatal Crash On M26

Police are appealing for witnesses to a road traffic collision on the M26 this morning (Monday 8 November) in which a man died.


The collision happened shortly before 9am this morning on the Surrey-bound carriageway of the M26 about three miles before the junction with the M25 near Otford, Sevenoaks.
Two lorries were involved, both white in colour, a German-registered Volvo and a UK-registered MAN box van.
The driver of the MAN box van suffered serious injuries and was pronounced dead at the scene by paramedics of South East Coast  Ambulance Service. Nobody else was injured in the incident.
Officers of Kent Polices Serious Collision Investigation Unit (SCIU) want to hear from anybody who witnessed the collision or who saw the vehicles before the incident. Anyone with any information is urged to contact the SCIU on 01622 798538.
The cause of the collision is as yet unknown.