Police name victim of fatal A1 crash in Rutland

Road and traffic news.
Road and traffic news.

Police have identified a man who died in a crash on the A1 in Rutland in December.

Nigel Collins, 52, from London, suffered fatal injuries when the grey Mercedes he was driving was involved in a crash with a lorry. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

The accident took place on the northbound carriageway of the A1 in Tickencote, just after 2pm on Saturday, December 12.

No one else was hurt in the crash.

Mr Collins’ name has only today (Friday, January 15) been released.

Police want to speak to anyone who was travelling along the A1 around the time of the incident and witnessed the collision or saw the vehicle being driven prior to the collision. Call DC 4406 Kath Orr on 101.