Man dies following collision

A MAN has died following a collision in Trafford.

It happened at about 6.20am on Wednesday 1 April 2015, when a 53-year-old man driving a red Vauxhall combo van collided with a lamp post at the junction of Paddock lane and Werburgh Close.

He sadly died later at Wythenshawe Hospital.

Police Sgt Brian Orr from GMP’s Serious Collision Investigation Unit, said: “Our sympathies are with this man’s family and friends at this sad time.

“We have launched an investigation to establish the circumstances leading up to the collision.”

Anyone with any information is asked to call the Serious Collision Investigation Unit on 0161 856 4741.