Man dies following collision at Tilney All Saints

PUBLISHED: 09:41 02 February 2018 | UPDATED: 09:41 02 February 2018

Police were called to the collision involving a lorry and a van on the A47 heading towards Wisbech on Sunday. Picture Terry Harris.

Police were called to the collision involving a lorry and a van on the A47 heading towards Wisbech on Sunday. Picture Terry Harris.

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A man has died following a collision at Tilney All Saints at the weekend.

Police were called to the collision involving a lorry and a van on the A47 heading towards Wisbech on Sunday morning. Picture: Terry Harris.Police were called to the collision involving a lorry and a van on the A47 heading towards Wisbech on Sunday morning. Picture: Terry Harris.

Officers were called shortly after 9.30am on Sunday January 28 to reports of a collision between a white Mercedes lorry and a white Nissan van on the A47 heading towards Wisbech.

The driver of the van, a man aged in his 50s, was airlifted to Addenbrookes Hospital with serious injuries where he has since died.

Anyone who may have witnessed the collision, or the manner of driving of either vehicle prior to the incident, should contact the Serious Collision Investigation Team on 101.

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