Man from Brackley dies following collision on A43

A 21-year-old man has died following a collision on the A43 near Brackley today, Tuesday.

The collision happened at about 8.30am this morning, at the junction with The Avenue, Whitfield.

A black Saab 93, driven by a 21-year-old man from Brackley, was attempting to cross the southbound carriageway of the A43, turning right to head north, when it was in collision with a red Volkswagen Scirocco, driven by a 28-year-old man from Kettering.

Sadly, the Saab driver died at the scene.

The driver of the Scirocco was taken by air ambulance to University Hospital Coventry.

Witnesses to the collision or anyone with information is asked to call the Drivewatch Hotline on 0800 174615 or Northamptonshire Police on 101.