A man has sadly died following a collision that happened near Hertford yesterday (Wednesday, January 5).
The incident happened on Tylers Causeway, Newgate Street, at around 7.13am.
Two vehicles, a black Hyundai i10 and a London taxi were involved, the driver of the Hyundai, a man in his 60s, sadly passed away at the scene.
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Paramedics, including teams from the East Anglian Air Ambulance, were in attendance, alongside officers from the Hertfordshire Constabulary.
Sergeant Timothy Davies, from the Bedfordshire, Cambridgeshire and Hertfordshire Road Policing Unit (RPU), said: “The driver of the Hyundai, a man aged in his 60s, sadly passed away at the scene.
“His family have been informed and are being supported by specially trained officers. The driver of the taxi sustained minor injuries and remained at the scene to assist officers with their enquiries.
“We are working to establish exactly how this collision occurred and are appealing for anyone who was travelling in the area at the time, who witnessed either the collision itself or the events leading up to it, to please get in contact.
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“I would be especially keen to hear from you if you have a dashcam fitted to your vehicle.
“Please review the footage as a matter of urgency and send through anything you believe may be of significance.”
You can report information online at herts.police.uk/report, speak to an operator in the Force Communications Room via online web chat at herts.police.uk/contact or call the non-emergency number 101, quoting crime reference Op Tecla.
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