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Man dies after his van collided with a lorry on A47

PUBLISHED: 09:51 02 February 2018 | UPDATED: 11:25 02 February 2018

Police at the scene of the collision between a lorry and a van on the A47 at Tilnet All Saints. Picture: Terry Harris

Police at the scene of the collision between a lorry and a van on the A47 at Tilnet All Saints. Picture: Terry Harris

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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.

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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