UPDATED - Birchwood Way crash man was from town

First published in News

A MAN who died after his car was involved in a collision with a lorry on Birchwood Way has been identified as a 40-year-old from Warrington.

Police have now informed his next of kin but have not released details of his name. 

Officers say that no one else was injured in the crash at 11.36am yesterday.

Birchwood Way was closed for around five hours.

It was closed at the roundabout near to junction 11 of the M62, with road access also stopped from Birchwood at the dog bone island at Oakwood Gate.

Drivers were advised to avoid the area with police also warning that congestion could increase around junctions 10 and 11 of the M62.

Anyone with information can call police on 101 quoting incident 341 of December 20.

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9:36pm Thu 20 Dec 12

Bewseylad says...

Does the Guardian not have a proof reader or spellcheck.
Such a tragic heading and it's spelt wrong. Condolences to the deceased's family
Does the Guardian not have a proof reader or spellcheck. Such a tragic heading and it's spelt wrong. Condolences to the deceased's family Bewseylad
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10:40am Fri 21 Dec 12

Pauline McEwan says...

Bewseylad wrote:
Does the Guardian not have a proof reader or spellcheck. Such a tragic heading and it's spelt wrong. Condolences to the deceased's family
I can't see anything wrong with the heading but I do really feel it for the mans family, no time is a good time to die but coming up to Christmas just seems to make it worse
[quote][p][bold]Bewseylad[/bold] wrote: Does the Guardian not have a proof reader or spellcheck. Such a tragic heading and it's spelt wrong. Condolences to the deceased's family[/p][/quote]I can't see anything wrong with the heading but I do really feel it for the mans family, no time is a good time to die but coming up to Christmas just seems to make it worse Pauline McEwan
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5:29pm Fri 21 Dec 12

Cheap Mower says...

it said cash instead of crash
it said cash instead of crash Cheap Mower
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7:11pm Fri 21 Dec 12

old-codger says...

It did indeed say cash, Thay have updated it now.
It did indeed say cash, Thay have updated it now. old-codger
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