Sunday 12th October 2014 – 10.30am – Claire Brown.
A man has died in a single car road traffic collision in Stoke-on-Trent early this morning.
The incident happened at the junction of the A500 and A53 in Basford, Stoke-on-Trent shortly after 1.30am this morning (Sunday). An ambulance, a paramedic area support officer and a BASICS emergency doctor attended the scene.
A West Midlands Ambulance Service spokeswoman said: “Crews arrived to find a single car which had been involved in a collision with a lamppost. The driver, a man, was out of the vehicle and in traumatic cardiac arrest.
“Sadly, nothing could be done to save the man and he was confirmed dead at the scene.”