Melksham Christmas Day crash victim identified

Related Stories

A man who died in a car crash in the early hours of Christmas Day has been named by police.

Lithuania-born Nerijus Partikas, who lived in Melksham, was travelling in a car which crashed on the A3102 in the town at around 03:30 GMT.

The driver and three other passengers injured in the accident are expected to make a full recovery, police said.

A police spokeswoman said Mr Partikas's family, none of whom live in the UK, have been informed.

The road near the Cooper Tires factory was shut for six hours after the crash.

More on This Story

Related Stories

The BBC is not responsible for the content of external Internet sites

BBC Wiltshire

Weather

Swindon

Min. Night 11 °C

Features & Analysis

Elsewhere on the BBC

  • BlueNew blue

    Meet the artist, showman and inventor who created a colour that had never existed before

Programmes

  • Art installationClick Watch

    How one artist is using computer code to turn internet radio into a unique piece of music

BBC © 2014 The BBC is not responsible for the content of external sites. Read more.

This page is best viewed in an up-to-date web browser with style sheets (CSS) enabled. While you will be able to view the content of this page in your current browser, you will not be able to get the full visual experience. Please consider upgrading your browser software or enabling style sheets (CSS) if you are able to do so.