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Man dies and driver arrested after two-car crash in Carlton


A man has died following a road traffic collision involving two cars in Carlton.

Emergency services were called to the Southdale Road shortly before 9.30pm last night (22).

The collision involved a Renault Captur and Volkswagen Golf.

A 54-year-old passenger in the Renault Captur was taken to Queen’s Medical Centre where he died.

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The driver of the Renault Captur, a 19-year-old man, has been arrested on suspicion of causing death by dangerous driving, drink driving, driving without insurance and driving without a licence. He was taken to hospital with minor injuries.

The driver of the Volkswagen Golf was also taken to hospital with minor injuries. 

Officers investigating the incident are now appealing for anyone who may have witnessed the incident or has any dash-cam footage to get in touch.

Sergeant Mark Baker, of Nottinghamshire Police’s Serious Collision Investigation Unit, said:

“A man has tragically lost his life following this incident in Carlton and our thoughts are with his family and friends at this incredibly difficult time.

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“An investigation into what happened is underway and we would ask anyone who may have witnessed the incident or has any CCTV or dash-cam footage to get in touch with us on 101, quoting incident number 768 of 22 November 2023.”

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