Driver killed after truck crashes into subway in Bradford

Police are appealing for information after a fatal road traffic incident which has caused significant traffic disruption in Bradford today. A 47-year-old HGV driver was killed after his truck plunged off a roundabout on to the subway.

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Truck driver killed in Bradford crash named

Police have released the name of a truck driver who died yesterday after a serious traffic incident in Bradford.

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Vasile Rus, aged 47, of Dagenham, Essex was pronounced dead at the scene after the HGV he was driving crashed through a roundabout barrier and into the subway network in the centre of the roundabout on Wakefield Road.

A postmortem held today confirmed Mr Rus had died of natural causes.

His family have been informed.

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