17 year old boy dies in crash in Kent village overnight

A 17 year old boy from Medway has died after a crash near Sittingbourne overnight. He was a passenger in a white Mitsubishi L200 truck which was travelling along the A2 London Road in Newington at around 10pm. The truck then crashed into a park car and a wall near to the junction of Playstool Road. Three other people suffered injuries and were taken to hospital.

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TRAVEL - ROADS: KENT A2 closed at Newington

The A2 High Street at Newington near in Kent is close din both directions after an accident between Callaways Lane and the A249 Maidstone Road / Chestnut Street / Bobbing Hill / Sheppey Way (Key Street Roundabout).

Kent Police say the road is likely to be closed through morning rush hour. They are advising motorists to leave early and plan their journeys.

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