Driver Dies following Fatal head on Collision in Alton

Police are investigating following a fatal collision in Harley Mauditt, near Alton, last night.

Officers were called to reports of a two vehicle collision on Hartley Lane, at 4.40pm yesterday (Monday, October 24).

The silver Vauxhall Corsa and the Peugeot Boxer van were travelling in opposite directions when they collided head-on.

Sadly, the driver of the Corsa, a 40-year-old man from Reading, was pronounced dead at the scene.

The driver of the van and his passenger suffered minor injuries and were both taken to North Hampshire Hospital as a precaution.

Next of kin have been made aware and are being supported by our officers.

Anyone with any information about the collision or who saw either vehicle prior to the incident is asked to call PC Andrew Hector on 101, quoting 44160402279.