Driver dies after car leaves road in Long Whatton

A man has died after his car left the road and crashed into a stationary vehicle in a lay-by.

It happened on Tuesday evening on the southbound carriageway of the A42 at Long Whatton, Leicestershire.

A Ford Fiesta crashed into a stationary white Volvo 440 van. The driver of the Ford later died in hospital.

Police want to trace the occupants of a dark Volkswagen Golf which did not stop at the scene. The van driver was not injured.

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