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Weston-super-Mare car crash victim named by police

Cambridge Place in Weston-super-Mare Image copyright Google
Image caption Syful Alom was found with fatal injuries in Cambridge Place shortly before 17:00 GMT on Wednesday

A man who was fatally injured following a car crash in Weston-super-mare town centre has been named by police.

Syful Alom, who was 31 and from the town, died from his injuries after the collision in Cambridge Place on Wednesday.

A 41-year-old man, arrested on suspicion of causing death by dangerous driving, has been released on bail pending further inquiries.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Avon and Somerset Police.

Supt Geoff Wessell said: "From our early inquiries, this appears to be a tragic accident which has claimed the life of a young man."

He said key witnesses had been identified following its appeal.

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