Man dies after car hits tree near Thorpe Mandeville

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

A man died after his car left the road and collided with a tree near Thorpe Mandeville with police appealing for witnesses.

A silver Peugeot 107 was travelling towards the village on the B4525 Banbury Lane, near the junction of Thorpe Road, at about 11.15pm on Tuesday night (March 20).

For unknown reasons, it left the carriageway and collided with a tree – the driver died at the scene.

Witnesses to the collision, or anyone with information, are asked to contact the Serious Collision Investigation Team on 101 or call the Drivewatch Hotline on 0800 174615, quoting incident number 540 of 20/03/18.