Man, 25, killed in County Durham road crash

Close House road Image copyright Google
Image caption The man was driving north on the Close House road when his car left the road and hit a fence

A man has been killed in a road crash in County Durham on Saturday night, police said.

The 25 year old was driving north at 20:45 GMT on the Close House Road near Bishop Auckland when his car left the road and hit a fence.

He was pronounced dead at the scene. A 25-year-old man who was also in the car was uninjured, officers said.

Police asked anyone who might have witnessed the accident to come forward.

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