Teenager Dies After Car Hit Wall

30 July 2018, 08:11 | Updated: 30 July 2018, 10:29

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An 18-year-old man died after a car left the road and hit a wall.

 

It happened in the early hours of yesterday morning on Holt Street in Aylesham.

Officers want to trace anyone with dashcam footage from the road.

Two other people in the car who were also injured have now been arrested in connection with the collision.

 

Officers from Serious Collision Investigation Unit are appealing for any witnesses 

At about 2.50am, a black Mercedes Benz was travelling from Nonnington towards Snowdon when the driver lost control in Holt Street while negotiating a left hand bend. The vehicle then collided with a wall and came to a stop on its roof.

Three people all from the Dover area were in the vehicle at the time.

One person, an 18-year-old man died at the scene. A 41-year-old man received serious injuries and was taken to a London hospital for treatment and a 22-year-old man received minor injuries, they have been arrested in connection with the collision and are currently in custody.

Anyone with information, who may have seen the vehicle prior to the collision or who may have dash cam footage is asked to call the Serious Collision Investigation Unit appeal line on 01622 798538 or email sciu.td@kent.pnn.police.uk quoting reference MC/MW/107/18.