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Man who died in Somerset crane crash is named

A man who died in a crash when a van was apparently struck by a crane fixed to a lorry has been named by police.

Reece Turner, 41, from Yeovil, died at the scene, a spokesman for Avon and Somerset Police said.

The crash happened on the A372 at Podimore near Yeovil at about 09:00 GMT on Wednesday.

A van, a car and a lorry were involved in the incident, which is being investigated by the force's collision investigation unit, the spokesman said.

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