A man in his 90s has sadly passed away after crashing with a parked van in Hemel Hempstead.

The incident took place at around 11.07am on Saturday (August 26), on Warners End Road.

At that time, the motorist was travelling in a Ford Fusion towards Leighton Buzzard Road when he collided with the parked vehicle.


Emergency services attended the location.

The man was pronounced dead at the scene, and his next of kin have been informed.

Sergeant Mark Casey said: “Our thoughts are with the man’s family at this very difficult time.

“We are continuing with our enquiries and would like to hear from anyone who was in the area at the time and may have witnessed the collision or the events leading up to it.

"If you have a dash cam fitted, please review your footage as you may have captured something which could assist with our investigation.”

Sergeant Casey can be contacted via email at: Mark.Casey@beds.police.uk.

Information can also be reported online at www.herts.police.uk/ro/report or by calling the police's non-emergency number 101.

Anonymous information can be given by contacting Crimestopppers on 0800 555 111 or via crimestoppers-uk.org.