Stoke & Staffordshire

Driver dies in Burton after car hits lamppost

A man has died after the car he was driving crashed into a lamppost in Staffordshire.

The crash on Borough Road, in Burton-on-Trent, happened at about 18:10 GMT on Friday.

Police said the green Ford Fusion car was heading towards the town centre, close to the railway station, when it mounted a kerb.

The man was taken to hospital by ambulance but died later. Staffordshire Police are appealing for witnesses.

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