Police name man who died in collision in the Fens

Police have named the man who died in a crash at Little Diownham. Picture: Matthew Usher.

Police have named the man who died in a crash at Little Diownham. Picture: Matthew Usher. - Credit: Matthew Usher

Police have named a man who died in a collision in the Fens.

The accident happened on Main Drove at Little Downham, near Littleport, on Tuesday afternoon.

At about 2.15pm a Iveco Ford HGV was involved in a collision with two men who were repairing a tractor by the side of the road.

Alvis Smith, 48, of Tower Road in Wisbech died at the scene.

The second man, also in his 40s, received serious, but not life threatening, injuries and was taken to hospital for treatment.


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The driver of the lorry, a man in his 50s, was uninjured.

Officers are investigating the circumstances of the collision. No arrests have been made.

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