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Man dies after fatal crash near High Wycombe

The car ended up overturned in a ditch

Published by Scarlett Bawden-Gaul at 4:54pm 30th June 2020. (Updated at 4:55pm 30th June 2020) 2-minute read.

Man dies after fatal crash near High Wycombe

The man in his nineties was travelling towards High Wycombe before the incident.

A man has died after his car ended up in a ditch yesterday afternoon (29/06) on the B482 Marlow Road, Cadmore End, High Wycombe.

At around 5.38pm a white Skoda Citigo travelling towards High Wycombe left the road and came to a stop in a ditch where it overturned.

The driver, a man in his nineties, sustained a head injury and was taken to hospital. Sadly, he died later on. 

His next of kin have been informed and are being supported by specially trained officers. 

Investigating officer, Sergeant Mark Gawthrop, of the Joint Operations Roads Policing Unit, said:

“We have spoken to two people who stopped and assisted at the scene. We are appealing for anyone else who witnessed this tragic incident, or who has any information to please come forward.

“I would also urge any motorists with dash-cams to check any footage in case it may have captured something before the collision or the collision itself that could assist with the investigation.

“Anyone with information can contact police by calling 101, or making a report online.  Please quote reference 43200195537.”

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