A 93-year-old dies in car crash near Lutterworth

A 93-year-old man has died in a car crash on the A426 near Lutterworth today.

The collision happened on Rugby Road in Cotesbach at 2pm. Police are appealing for any witnesses who saw the fatal collision.

The 93-year-old man was driving from Lutterworth to Rugby when his blue Hyundai collided into a tree.

The man was pronounced dead at the scene of the crash.


Police are urging anyone who saw the incident to contact them.

A spokesman for Leicestershire Police said: “Did you see the collision, or the car in the minutes prior to the collision? You may be able to help with our investigation”.

If you have any information, please call 101, quoting incident number 366 of 3rd December.