Driver dies in Saddington crash

A driver has been killed in a crash in Leicestershire.

Officers were called to Shearsby Road in Saddington at about 22:30 GMT on Thursday by a motorist who came across the crash.

One car was involved, a silver Vauxhall Astra, and investigators believe the vehicle had just come around a right-hand bend before the accident took place.

Police are appealing for witnesses to the crash to come forward.

Det Con Seamus Burns from Leicestershire Police said: "If you were travelling along Shearsby Road and you witnessed the collision, or saw the vehicle beforehand, please get in touch.

"Even the slightest detail could help with our investigations."

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