Man dies after two-vehicle crash in county police say

The A52 at the junction with Grantham Road
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A man has died after being involved in a crash in Leicestershire last night (Friday June 28), police have said. The incident happened on the A52 near Bottesford close to the junction with Grantham Road at 10.35pm.

Leicestershire Police said the crash involved two vehicles, a blue Citroen C4 Picasso and a purple Citroen C3 Picasso. It said the driver of the purple Picasso suffered fatal injuries in the collision and he was pronounced dead at the scene.

The force said that the driver of the blue Picasso sustained “serious life-threatening injuries” and was taken to the Queen’s Medical Centre in Nottingham, where he remains in a stable condition. Following the collision, officers are appealing to anyone who was travelling along the A52 last night and may have witnessed the collision or saw either vehicle beforehand to get in touch.

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If anyone has dashcam equipment installed in their vehicles, the force is asking you to check the footage and contact them if you captured anything that may assist with their investigation. Anyone with any information is asked to contact DC 212 Suki Sahota on 101 or via Leicestershire Police’s website quoting incident 808 of 28 June.

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