Young man killed in road accident

A 20-year-old man has died after the car he was in came off the road and struck trees.

Lee Dipino was a front seat passenger in a grey Renault Clio being driven by an 18-year-old woman when it left the road and collided with trees in Delvin End in Sible Hedingham.

The accident happened at about 10.40pm last night and Mr Dipino, of Summerfields in Sible Hedingham, was pronounced dead at the scene.

The 18-year-old driver from Great Yeldham was taken to Chelmsford’s Broomfield Hospital where she was treated for a shoulder injury.

Police have appealed for witnesses to the one-vehicle accident or anyone who saw the car in the time leading up to the crash.

You may also want to watch:

Anyone with information is asked to contact the Dunmow road policing unit on 0300 333 4444.

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
Comments powered by Disqus