Coventry Police have released further details after a 27-year-old man died following a car crash in Coventry last night (January 23rd).
A black Peugeot 206 and a black VW Scirroco crashed some time between 10:00pm and 10:30pm.
The driver of the Peugeot died as a result of his injuries after a passing ambulance stopped to help him and the other driver, along with a passenger.
Sergeant Tim Rogers, from the Regional Collision Investigation Unit, said:
This was a significant car crash which has sadly claimed the life of a young man. Our thoughts are with those affected by the incident and our priority now is establishing precisely what caused the cars to collide.
The 25-year-old driver of the other car has been arrested on suspicion of causing death by dangerous driving.
The dead man's family have been informed.
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Despite receiving treatment at the scene, the man was pronounced dead shortly after.
Cloud will largely clear this evening, although with variable cover and few light showers over the Derbyshire hills.
The rain will clear during the evening so the rest of the night will be dry and mild with long clear periods.