Man, 71, dies after car overturns near Ludlow

A 71-year-old man died when his car overturned near Ludlow.

Wyson Lane, Brimfield. Picture: Google Maps
Wyson Lane, Brimfield. Picture: Google Maps

West Mercia Police has launched an investigation into the crash which happened in Brimfield.

The crash happened in Wyson Lane when the man’s silver Chevrolet Lacetti left the carriageway, hit a tree and overturned. He was pronounced dead at the scene at about 2.10pm on Sunday, but details have only just been released.

Police say the car had previously travelled along the A456 before turning into Wyson Lane, and the crash happened just past the junction with Wyson Avenue.

Officers investigating the incident want to hear from anyone who witnessed the crash or saw the car and the manner it was being driven before the crash happened.

Anyone with information should call 101 quoting incident number 441S of March 12.

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