Van driver dies in Sutton road crash

The Coxmoor Road/A611 Derby Road crossroads looking in the direction of Thieves Wood which was the scene of a fatal road traffic accident on Thursday.
The Coxmoor Road/A611 Derby Road crossroads looking in the direction of Thieves Wood which was the scene of a fatal road traffic accident on Thursday.

A 45-YEAR-OLD van driver has died in a road crash at Sutton this morning (7th June).

He was driving a Ford Transit van when it left the carriageway and collided with road sign.

The incident happened on Coxmoor Road, between the junction of the A611/Derby Road and Thieves Wood, just before 7.30am.

The man was taken to King’s Mill Hospital by ambulance where he was pronounced dead.

No other vehicles were involved in the incident and no one else was injured.

Coxmoor Road remains closed in both directions, between the junctions with Derby Road and Kirkby Road, while police conduct their investigations.

Witnesses or anyone with any information is asked to contact Nottinghamshire Police on 101, or call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.