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Appeal over fatal Northwich crash

Police are seeking witness after a collision in Northwich which left one man dead.

At approximately 6.15pm on Thursday 9 February officers were called to reports of a serious collision on the A556 near Northwich.

The crash, which involved blue Peugeot 307, a white BMW 1 series, a black Audi A5 and a blue Ford Focus, occurred on the Manchester bound carriageway near to Davenham Roundabout (between Hartford Road and Davenham Roundabout).

The driver of the Peugeot 307, a 78-year-old man from Swindon, suffered serious injuries and was taken to Leighton hospital, sadly he later passed away as a result of his injuries. Next of kin have been informed and they are currently being supported by specialist officers from Wiltshire Police.

Investigating Officer Sergeant Andrew Dennison said: “The A556 is a busy road and is one of the main routes between Chester and Manchester. As part of this investigation I’m keen to hear from anyone who was travelling in the area at the time of incident and believes that they may have witnessed the collision.”

Anyone with any information in relation to the collision is asked to contact Cheshire Police on 101

Posted 12:00 PM Thursday February 16, 2017. Filed under News,Northwich. You can follow any responses to this entry through the RSS 2.0. You can leave a response to this entry. Pinging is currently not allowed.

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