Man dies after his car collides with telegraph pole in south Warwickshire

Warwickshire Police are appealing for witnesses following a fatal collision near Bearley this morning (Friday March 5)

Friday, 5th March 2021, 12:58 pm

A man has died after his car collided with a telegraph pole in south Warwickshire.

Warwickshire Police are appealing for witnesses following a fatal collision near Bearley this morning (Friday March 5).

At around 5.50am, emergency services were called to a report of a white Vauxhall Corsa in collision with a telegraph pole.

Warwickshire Police are appealing for witnesses following a fatal collision near Bearley this morning (Friday March 5).

A police spokesperson said: "The driver of the car - a man in his 60s - was sadly pronounced deceased at the scene. His next of kin has been informed.

"There were no other injuries.

"Investigating officers would like to speak to anyone who witnessed the collision or who may have any dashcam footage. If you have any information, please call Warwickshire Police on 101 quoting incident 27 of 5 March 2021."

A West Midlands Ambulance Service spokeswoman said: “When ambulance crews arrived, they found the driver of a car, a man, in a critical condition being given excellent CPR by police and fire colleagues.

"Crews took over resuscitation efforts and commenced advanced life support on the man. Sadly, nothing could be done to save him and he was confirmed deceased a short time later at the scene.”