Fatal Thorpe Mandeville crash victim named

A man was killed in a fatal crash on Banbury Lane
A man was killed in a fatal crash on Banbury Lane

The victim of a fatal crash near Thorpe Mandeville has been named as a 34-year-old Sulgrave man by police today (Tuesday, April 3).

A silver Peugeot 107 was travelling towards Thorpe Mandeville on the B4525 Banbury Lane, near Thorpe Road, when, for unknown reasons, it left the road and hit a tree at about 11.15pm on March 20.

The driver died at the scene and Ben Brown has been formally named as the victim by Northamptonshire Police.

Anyone with information about the accident is asked to contact the serious collision investigation team on 101 or call the Drivewatch Hotline on 0800 174615, quoting incident number 540 of March 20.