Man dies following crash near Willoughby - The Rugby Observer

Man dies following crash near Willoughby

Rugby Editorial 26th Jul, 2023   0

A FATAL car crash near Willoughby claimed the life of a man in his 30s yesterday (Tuesday July 25).

Two vehicles collided in Longdown Lane between Dunchurch and Daventry at around 2.40pm.

Police officers reported having cause to speak to the man shortly before the collision. The details of this contact and the collision are currently subject to investigation.

The incident has been referred to the Independent Office for Police Conduct (IOPC), as is normal for death following police contact.

Any witnesses to the incident, or anyone with dashcam footage of the collision or the moments leading up to it, are asked to contact police via or by calling 101, quoting incident number 225 of July 25.


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