A33 delays after fatal crash

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Commuters into Reading have reportedly been delayed for up to three hours today, after the A33 was closed. It follows a crash in which a teenager died during a high speed police chase just before 11.30pm last night.

ACTING SUPT HENRY PARSONS, JOINT ROADS POLICING UNIT said **“A 19-year-old man, believed to be from the Fiesta, sadly lost his life in the collision.

“We have referred the incident to the Independent Police Complaints Commission.”


Man dies during police pursuit

A man has died during a police pursuit in Reading. The incident happened just before half past eleven last night.