Ipswich man bailed after A12 death crash arrest

AN IPSWICH man has been bailed on suspicion of causing death by dangerous driving following an horrific fatal crash on the A12 in Essex.

James Hore

AN IPSWICH man has been bailed on suspicion of causing death by dangerous driving following an horrific fatal crash on the A12 in Essex.

The 50-year-old was questioned at Chelmsford police station after the accident between junction 15 and 16 just before the Ingatestone turn-off at 9.50 pm last night.

Police are now appealing for witnesses to the accident which led to the death of 48-year-old Nazim Uddin Ahmed of Manor Park, London, who was stood near his Toyota when he was struck.


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Mr Ahmed's silver Toyota Avensis had stopped on the nearside of the carriageway and another car had stopped behind the Avensis.

A White Mercedes Sprinter panel van, being driven by the Ipswich man, was then involved in a collision with the silver Toyota and Mr Ahmed.

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The van then collided with a blue BMW 316 travelling towards London.

Any witnesses to the collision are asked to contact Chelmsford road policing unit on 0300 333 4444 .

The Ipswich man has been released on police bail until April.

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