Cambridgeshire man arrested on suspicion of causing death by dangerous driving after fatal crash near Peterborough

Man (29) from Crawley died following crash at weekend

By Stephen Briggs
Monday, 13th June 2022, 12:01 pm

Police have launched an appeal for information after a fatal crash near Peterborough at the weekend.

The 29-year-old man was driving a yellow Mercedes A Class when it was involved in a collision with a blue Mercedes Vito at 11.51pm on Saturday evening on the A47 at Thorney Toll.

Paramedics attended but the man, from Crawley, died at the scene.

A man has been arrested after a fatal crash on the A47 near Peterborough

Three other men who were travelling in the A Class were seriously injured and are receiving treatment in hospital.

A 47-year-old man from March has been arrested on suspicion of causing death by dangerous driving. A Cambridgeshire police spokesman said he remains in hospital receiving treatment for serious injuries.

Anyone who saw the collision, or the vehicles in the build up to it, is asked to contact Cambridgeshire police, either by visiting www.cambs.police.uk/report or by calling 101 quoting incident 600 of 11 June.