Witney News - Fatal collision – Witney

Witney - A view from Church Green


Fatal collision – Witney

Thames Valley Police is appealing for witnesses following a fatal collision in Witney earlier today (30/6).

Officers were called to Curbridge Road at 8.12am to reports that a car had collided with four pedestrians.

One of the pedestrians, a 14-year-old girl, was taken to hospital but died from her injuries. Two other 14-year-old girls and a man were also taken to the John Radcliffe Hospital, where they remain.

The 18-year-old male driver of the car, a blueCitroen C2, has been arrested on suspicion of causing death by dangerous driving and is currently in police custody.

The road is currently closed while investigations are carried out at the scene.

Anyone with any information is asked to contact Thames Valley Police on 101

Posted : 30/06/2014 16:17:45

Other recent Witney news items

Bin collections resume after snow

Bin collections in West Oxfordshire have resumed today (Monday 5 March). Despite facing challenging conditions last week, West Oxfordshire District Council’s contractor, Ubico Ltd, managed to comp...[more]

Bin collections cancelled Friday and Saturday

Please be aware that there will be no bin collections in West Oxfordshire on Friday and Saturday (2 and 3 March). Ubico Ltd, our waste contractor, will continue to monitor the weather conditions a...[more]

Full backing for Oxfordshire Housing and Growth deal

West Oxfordshire District Council is backing a deal set to unlock funding to provide thousands of homes and deliver major infrastructure upgrades in key areas such as the A40. Cllr James Mills, Le...[more]

To view the full Witney Blog, click here