The motive force of an Audi has died after a two-car crash close to Chippenham in a single day | Jobi Cool


A person has died after a crash on a rustic street on Monday evening.

The person, aged 34 and from the Citadel Combe space, was driving an Audi on the B4039 out of Yatton Keynell, close to Chippenham, when he was concerned in a crash.

The automobile collided with a Honda CRV shortly earlier than 7:30pm.

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In the meantime, the Honda driver was taken to the hospital for therapy, however their accidents weren’t considered severe.

Two different autos have been compelled to swerve right into a financial institution to keep away from a collision.

It comes as Wiltshire was gripped by icy circumstances and black ice in a single day, inflicting plenty of delays and incidents.

It isn’t but clear whether or not treacherous climate circumstances performed a task within the man’s demise, however Wiltshire Police acknowledged it will type a part of the investigation.

An announcement from Wiltshire Police mentioned: “Simply earlier than 7.30pm, we responded to experiences of a collision involving a CRV and an Audi heading north from Yatton Keynell close to Chippenham.

“A 34-year-old man from the Citadel Combe space, who was the motive force of the Audi, was pronounced lifeless on the scene.

“His subsequent of kin have been notified and our ideas are with them at this very tough time.

“The motive force of the CRV was taken to hospital for therapy for his or her accidents, which aren’t described as severe or life-threatening at this stage.

“There have been two different autos that crashed right into a financial institution to keep away from the collision.

“Clearly the circumstances have been icy final evening and probably performed an element however that shall be a part of the collision investigation.”

Any witnesses to the collision or anybody who might have a touch cam are requested to contact the intense collision investigation group at Headquarters on 01225 694597 quoting Log quantity 54230005395.



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