Man dies following collision on A12

Police investigate the scene of a three vehicle collision on the A12 near Frostenden. Picture:Sara

Police at the scene of the collision at Frostenden - Credit: Sarah Lucy Brown

A man in his 40s has died following a serious road traffic collision in Frostenden.

Police were called at just after 8am on Thursday, March 4 to reports of a three-vehicle collision on the A12.

Ambulance and fire crews were also called to the incident, which involved a beige DAF lorry, a white Mercedes lorry and a black Audi A6.

The driver of the Mercedes lorry – a man aged in his 40s – died at the scene.

The A12 near the crossroads at Barnaby Green remained closed until around 4.45pm while a collision investigation was conducted and for recovery of all three vehicles to take place.    

Any witnesses, or anyone driving in the area at around 8am with a dashcam in their vehicle, are asked to contact the Serious Collision Investigation Unit on 101 quoting reference CAD 54 of March 4. 

Most Read

Become a Supporter

This newspaper has been a central part of community life for many years. Our industry faces testing times, which is why we're asking for your support. Every contribution will help us continue to produce local journalism that makes a measurable difference to our community.

Become a Supporter