Kettering driver dies after crashing into trees

A 48-year-old man has died after crashing into trees.

The Kettering man, who is yet to be named, died after the grey Landrover Discovery he was driving left the A1M and crashed into trees on Saturday, May 26.

A 48-year-old woman suffered slight injuries in the crash.

The crash happened just off the southbound carriageway between junctions 7 and 6 near Stevenage at about 11.45am.

The man was taken to Lister Hospital but died there that afternoon.

The road was closed for about four hours.

A spokesman for Hertfordshire Police said: “Officers would like to thank all those members of the public who stopped to assist.”

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