Man dies after A47 car crash in Leicestershire

A passenger has been killed in a crash on the A47 in Leicestershire.

Liam Sinclair, 25, from Thurmaston, died after the car he was travelling in left Uppingham Road just before 20:00 BST on Thursday.

The driver of the silver Peugeot 206 GTi, which was in the parish of East Norton heading towards Leicester, was taken to the Leicester Royal Infirmary.

He was taken to Nottingham's Queen's Medical Centre where his condition was described as serious but stable.

Police have appealed for witnesses.

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