Aldershot tree crash driver, 18, dies

An 18-year-old driver died when his car hit a tree in Hampshire.

The collision happened on the A323 Fleet Road between Fleet and Aldershot shortly before 01:00 BST.

The man's Vauxhall Astra, which was travelling east towards Aldershot, left the road and struck a tree. His passenger, a 27-year-old man, was seriously injured.

Police said the driver's family had been informed but formal identification was yet to take place.

More on This Story

The BBC is not responsible for the content of external Internet sites

BBC Hampshire & Isle of Wight

Weather

Southampton

14 °C 11 °C

Features & Analysis

Elsewhere on the BBC

  • FutureThe future is now

    Get the latest updates and biggest ideas from BBC Future’s World-Changing Ideas Summit

Programmes

  • St John's, CanadaThe Travel Show Watch

    It’s a ships’ symphony – listen to these freighters in Canada play music with their horns

BBC © 2014 The BBC is not responsible for the content of external sites. Read more.

This page is best viewed in an up-to-date web browser with style sheets (CSS) enabled. While you will be able to view the content of this page in your current browser, you will not be able to get the full visual experience. Please consider upgrading your browser software or enabling style sheets (CSS) if you are able to do so.