Police have confirmed that the driver of a car died following a crash near Wolston this morning (Monday).
Officers were called at 5.38am to a fatal road traffic collision on the B4455 Fosseway near Wolston.
The collision is believed to have occurred when a blue Ford Focus saloon collided with a concrete post near to a railway bridge, on the Wolston side of the bridge.
The road was closed at the memorial island on the A45 and at Bretford to allow emergency services to attend the scene.
Following the collision, the vehicle caught fire.
The driver who is believed to be the single occupant of the car was declared dead at the scene.
Any witnesses are please asked to call Warwickshire Police Operational Control Unit Patrol on 101.