Man killed as car collides with two lorries on A420
Updated 3:51pm Sunday 6th April 2014 in By Scott D'Arcy
A SWINDON man has died after his car collided with two lorries on the A420 early this morning.
At around 3.50am a white Seat Leon, white articulated DAF lorry and a white articulated Volvo lorry were in collision.
The driver of the Seat, a man from Swindon in his thirties, was pronounced dead at the scene.
A woman passenger in the Seat has been taken to the John Radcliffe Hospital with serious injuries.
The driver of the Volvo lorry was taken to the John Radcliffe for treatment of minor injuries and has since been discharged.
Oxfordshire Fire and Rescue Service attended to cut two people free from vehicles.
The road was closed throughout much of Sunday to allow investigations to take place and recovery of the vehicles. It has since reopened.
Anyone with information regarding the collision should contact the Road Death Investigation Unit on Thames Valley Police’s 24-hour non-emergency number 101.
Alternatively call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 or online at crimestoppers-uk.org.