Man dies following Newark A17 lorry collision

A driver who was seriously injured in a crash on the A17 in Nottinghamshire has died.

His car collided with another car and a lorry at Coddington, Newark, at about 0750 BST.

The man, aged 59 and from Lowestoft, Suffolk, was freed from his vehicle by firefighters and taken to hospital by air ambulance where he later died.

The road was closed while officers carried out their investigations but has since reopened.

The drivers of the other two vehicles suffered minor injuries.

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