In Collision With

Incident

When 2016-01-02 10:10:00
Police attended? yes
Solar elevation 9° (day)
Light conditions Daylight
Weather Raining no high winds
Road type Dual carriageway
Pedestrian crossing (human)? None within 50 metres
Junction? T or staggered junction
Give way or uncontrolled
Severity fatal
Involved 3 vehicles, and 3 casualties
Carriageway hazards None
Special conditions at site None
Speed limit 40 mph
Pedestrian crossing (physical)? No physical crossing facilities within 50 metres
Type Detail People
1 car
Junction location Mid Junction - on roundabout or on main road
Skidding and overturning? Skidded
Left carriageway? Nearside
1st point of impact Front
Hit object? Tree
Severity Class Sex Age Detail
uninjured driver or rider male 26
3 serious passenger male 22
2 car
Junction location Mid Junction - on roundabout or on main road
Skidding and overturning? Skidded
Left carriageway? Nearside
1st point of impact Nearside
Hit object? Tree
Severity Class Sex Age Detail
uninjured driver or rider male 23
3 taxi or private hire car
Junction location Mid Junction - on roundabout or on main road
Manoeuvre Turning right
Skidding and overturning? Skidded
1st point of impact Front
Severity Class Sex Age Detail
1 fatal driver or rider male 64
2 fatal passenger male 55

References

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