10:30AM, Friday 09 August 2013
A man in his 20s has died after the silver Skoda Octavia car he was driving crashed into a lamppost this morning.
It happened at 6.45am as the car was travelling towards the centre of Maidenhead on Furze Platt Road - it crashed off the road near the junction with Cranbrook Drive.
Firefighters had used hydraulic equipment to free the man from the car and an ambulance crew took him to hospital where he later died.
Police would like to talk to any witnesses.Contact Sergeant Mike Bettington from Three Mile Cross Roads Policing on 101, quoting URN 238 of August 9.
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