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Shirley man dies in Northamptonshire road accident

A SHIRLEY man has died following a road accident in Northamptonshire last Thursday (November 6).

A SHIRLEY man has died following a road accident in Northamptonshire last Thursday (November 6).

This week police named the 25-year-old as Peter Michael Sims and are appealing for anyone who saw the crash to come forward.

The collision took place on the A508 Harborough Road - which runs through the village of Maidwell.

It is understood that Mr Sims was behind the wheel of a blue Peugeot which was involved in a collision with a red Ford Focus.

Emergency services were called to the accident and Mr Sims was pronounced dead at the scene.

The Ford Focus' driver and her passenger were taken to Northampton General Hospital having suffered minor injuries.

Witnesses to the collision - which took place at 7.40pm - are asked to call officers at the road policing unit on 08453 700700 or alternatively the Drivewatch Hotline on 0800 174615.

 

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