Male driver, 54, killed and another injured in two-car crash near Northampton

A 54-year-old male driver died and another man was injured after a two-car crash near Northampton last night (Monday, December 16).

Tuesday, 17th December 2019, 3:02 pm
Updated Tuesday, 17th December 2019, 3:03 pm

A blue Ford Fiesta travelling northbound on the A428 Bedford Road was in collision with a white Audi A3 travelling southbound near Little Houghton at around 11.55pm.

The Ford driver died at the scene, while the Audi driver, a 49-year-old man, was taken to University Hospital Coventry with non-life-changing injuries.

The road was closed between the Liliput Road roundabout on Brackmills Industrial Estate, Northampton, and Bedford Road in Little Houghton for recovery work.

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The crash was on the A428 Bedford Road near Little Houghton. Photo: Google

Anyone with information or who witnessed this incident is asked to call the Drivewatch Hotline on 0800 174615 or Northamptonshire Police on 101.