Man dies after his van collided with a lorry on A47

Police at the scene of the collision between a lorry and a van on the A47 at Tilnet All Saints. Pict

Police at the scene of the collision between a lorry and a van on the A47 at Tilnet All Saints. Picture: Terry Harris - Credit: Terry Harris / PaperPix.co.uk

A man has died after his van was in collision with a lorry on the A47.

Police were called to the incident at Tilney All Saints shortly after 9.30am on Sunday.

A white Mercedes lorry and a white Nissan van had collided on the Wisbech-bound carriageway.

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The van driver, who was in his 50s, was airlifted to Addenbrooke's Hospital, Cambridge, with serious head injuries.

He died in hospital.

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Anyone who may have witnessed the collision, or the manner of driving of either vehicle prior to the incident, should contact the Serious Collision Investigation Team on 101.

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