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Police appeal after fatal collision in Alton

Police are appealing for witnesses following a fatal single-vehicle collision in Alton


Police were called at 11.49am on Friday 18 February to a collision involving a Mercedes-Benz Sprinter pick-up and a tree in Old Odiham Road.


Officers attended the incident with colleagues from Hampshire Fire and Rescue Service and South Central Ambulance Service.

Two men, in their 20s, were in the vehicle. Sadly the passenger was pronounced dead at the scene.


The driver has been taken to Southampton General Hospital with serious injuries.


The next of kin for both men have been informed and are being supported by specialist officers.


Officers are investigating the exact circumstances of the incident.


Anyone who witnessed the incident or who has dash-cam footage should call 101, quoting the reference 44220068638.