Police investigating after HGV driver killed in A500 crash

Staffordshire Police have launched an investigation after a fatal crash on the A500 this morning. 

The collision happened just after 5am this morning (24 November), when an HGV ran into the back of a broken down lorry between Basford Roundabout and Wolstanton Island.

Officers say the driver of the moving HGV sadly died at the scene. 

The A500 Northbound is still closed off this morning and investigation work continues. 

Staffordshire Fire and Rescue and West Midlands Ambulance also attended.. 

A Staffordshire Police spokesperson said: "If you witnessed the collision or have any information that could help with the investigation, please call 101 quoting incident 59 of 24 November."

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