Motorist killed in car crash

A MOTORIST was killed tonight when his car overturned and crashed into a tree.The accident happened at about 7pm in Rushford Road, Coney Weston, near Stanton.

A MOTORIST was killed tonight when his car overturned and crashed into a tree.

The accident happened at about 7pm in Rushford Road, Coney Weston, near Stanton.

The road was blocked for more than three hours while emergency services cleared the scene.

A police spokesman said: “We were called by a member of the public to a single vehicle accident. The car left the road, went on to its side and hit a tree.


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“One person was inside the vehicle.”

Fire crews spent about an hour freeing the deceased man from the silver Vauxhall Vectra using cutting equipment.

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No details of his identity have been released.

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