Two men dead - one from Rugby - after a car crash on the Fosseway


A RUGBY man has died following a car crash yesterday (Wednesday).

The accident happened at around 9.10am on the B4455 Fosseway, on the overbridge of the M40 close to Windmill Hill Lane, near Leamington Spa.

The two vehicles were involved a red Honda Civic saloon and a red Volkswagen Polo saloon.

The driver of the Polo, a 41 year old man from Rugby died at the scene.

The driver of the Honda, an 81 year old man from the Stratford area was taken to the University Hospital at Coventry, where he was treated for leg and chest injuries. He died later in the morning.

Anyone who witnessed the collision is asked to contact the officer in charge of the investigation, PC Anita Dyer on (01926) 415000, voicemail 10412, extension 5465.