A40 To Be Closed For Fatal Crash Investigation
Posted: 31/05/2007 17:09:57
The A40 near Northleach is to be closed for a brief period during the morning of Friday June 1st to allow police time to gather further evidence in relation to a fatal road traffic collision that occurred during May.
Officers are planning to close the road from the Northleach roundabout east towards Burford for approximately one hour between 10am to 11am.
Gloucestershire Highways will have local diversions in place for the closure, but motorists who use the A40 should avoid the area if possible.
Motorists are warned that the drag tests police will be doing require dry weather, so in the event of wet conditions the closure period will be rescheduled to take place over the weekend.
Any rescheduling details will be relayed to local and national radio stations.
The evidence gathering relates to the death of a 40 year-old motorcyclist on the A40 at Northleach on Wednesday May 23rd.
The deceased, who came from Hucclecote, Gloucester, was riding a blue Suzuki when he was in collision with a silver Ford Focus, driven by a 50 year-old man from Witney, Oxfordshire.
Following the crash the driver of the car was arrested on suspicion of causing death by dangerous driving. He was released on police bail pending further enquiries until July 22nd.
Anyone who witnessed the crash who hasn't already spoken to police is asked to call officers on 0845 090 1234, quoting incident number 410 of May 23rd.
Other Northleach News
Man Arrested After Fatal Crash Near Northleach
Posted: 24/05/2007 09:10:13
Crack Cocaine Worth £25,000 Seized near Northleach
Posted: 15/01/2007 14:08:13
Neighbourhood Watch Scheme Set Up In Northleach
Posted: 18/12/2006 17:09:17
New lease of life for old prison at Northleach
Posted: 22/09/2006 17:12:41
Appeal for Witnesses to A40 Crash
Posted: 08/04/2006 00:20:37
Post Office Raided in Northleach
Posted: 08/04/2006 00:18:44
Clocks stolen in Northleach raid
Posted: 30/03/2006 13:17:25
Other News From Around The County
Chipping Sodbury - Just two weeks to go to the Chipping Sodbury Festival of Food
Posted: 13/09/2013 16:36:05
Stonehouse - Stonehouse PCSOs Hope We'll Meet Again after Successful Coffee Morning
Posted: 31/07/2013 09:52:40
Coleford - Commissioner begins talks on future of Coleford Magistrates Court site
Posted: 12/12/2012 08:43:23
Stow-on-the-Wold - CDC gives green light for Stow Neighbourhood Plan
Posted: 11/09/2012 17:36:48
Down Ampney - Free support and advice on community issues – and fun too - at Down Ampney
Posted: 31/07/2012 17:07:22
Chipping Sodbury - Portcullis Hotel Chipping Sodbury in ‘Four in a Bed’ drama…….
Posted: 13/06/2012 18:00:03
Gloucester - HQ ARRC scheduled to provide Guard of Honour for Olympic Torch in Gloucester
Posted: 23/05/2012 10:40:42
Chipping Sodbury - Summer Food Festival
Posted: 12/05/2012 16:31:31
Chipping Sodbury - Stroke Awareness Day
Posted: 27/03/2012 17:32:40
Cheltenham - Special Christmas Antiques Valuation Day
Posted: 14/11/2011 13:24:23
Chipping Sodbury - Chipping Sodbury Christmas Market 2011
Posted: 25/10/2011 15:51:00
Chipping Campden - An evening with Mr Handel - St James’s Church
Posted: 11/10/2011 12:19:21
Meysey Hampton - The League of Friends of Fairford Hospital - Christmas Bazaar
Posted: 07/10/2011 12:07:20
Chipping Sodbury - 2012 Chipping Sodbury Calendar
Posted: 19/09/2011 17:19:44
Chipping Sodbury - Chipping Sodbury Festival of Food
Posted: 30/08/2011 20:14:35
Chipping Sodbury - Rotary Classic Car Run raises over £7k
Posted: 26/07/2011 15:19:27
Driffield - Driffield and Harnhill BBQ and Tug Of War
Posted: 24/06/2011 09:57:46
Chipping Sodbury - Chipping Sodbury Farmers Market
Posted: 20/04/2011 17:54:11
Cirencester - Cirencester Shopping website launched
Posted: 14/12/2010 09:53:34
Dursley - The Easter Fayre brings spring to Dursley town
Posted: 08/04/2010 18:49:48
Kemble - Didmarton Bluegrass Festival
Posted: 24/03/2010 12:31:02
Tetbury - Dine by candlelight in support of Earth Hour…
Posted: 10/03/2010 12:25:07
Cirencester - The Wonderwall Gallery - New Paintings
Posted: 19/02/2010 11:37:48
Cirencester - Events to celebrate an explosion of sound…
Posted: 18/01/2010 20:55:53
Bourton-on-the-Water - Christmas Fayre in aid of Help for Heroes
Posted: 07/12/2009 14:06:24
Stow-on-the-Wold - Stoe Horse Fair October 2009
Posted: 30/09/2009 21:47:27
Tewkesbury - Tewkesbury Brownies Visit Local Police Station
Posted: 15/07/2009 09:19:24
Fairford - Fairford Air Tattoo 2009 - All Ticket Event
Posted: 13/07/2009 13:14:23
Fairford - Fairford Air Show 2009
Posted: 13/07/2009 01:19:48
Dursley - Dursley Festival to have a flying start!!
Posted: 02/07/2009 00:36:47
Corse - Stolen Puppy Recovered
Posted: 30/06/2009 08:19:08
Back to main Northleach page