Hampshire & Isle of Wight

Man killed and woman hurt in crash near Thruxton

A 38-year-old man has died and a woman was seriously injured after a crash on a Hampshire road.

A Mitsubishi was travelling along the old A303 near Thruxton when it tried to overtake a Fiat 500 on a bend.

The driver lost control and collided with a Volkswagen Polo heading in the opposite direction on Tuesday.

He was declared dead at the scene, while the VW driver, 19, was taken to Southampton General Hospital where she is in a serious but stable condition.

Police have appealed for witnesses.

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