Man dies after road sign crash in Sutton-in-Ashfield

A 45-year-old van driver has died after his vehicle came off the road and crashed into a sign post in Nottinghamshire.

Emergency services were called to the crash on Coxmoor Road between the junction of the A611 and Thieves' Wood just before 07:30 BST.

The man was taken to King's Mill Hospital where he was pronounced dead.

Police said no other vehicles were involved in the incident and no-one else was injured.

Coxmoor Road remains closed in both directions between Derby Road and Kirkby Road while police carry out an investigation of the scene.

Nottinghamshire Police appealed for witnesses to contact them.

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