Van driver dies in crash on A50 in Leicester

A van driver has died after a crash on the A50 in Leicester which also involved a car.

Emergency services were called to the scene, near Bradgate Hill, at around 9:00 GMT.

The driver of the Ford Transit has not been formally identified. The driver of the car, a Mercedes-Benz CLK, was not injured.

A section of the A50 was closed while Leicestershire Police examined the scene but the road has now reopened.

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