Police appeal after road death

Kent Police is appealing for witnesses to a fatal road traffic incident on the A2070 in Ashford in the early hours of this morning.

A red Audi A4 was travelling from Hamstreet to Ashford when, for unknown reasons, it left the road and hit a bridge stanchion.

The driver, a man in his 50s, suffered serious injuries and was pronounced dead at the scene. He was the only person in the car.Anyone who witnessed the incident is asked to contact the Kent Police Serious Collision Unit on 01622 798538.

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