Teen dies in early morning crash

A 19-YEAR-OLD man died after crashing his car in Barrow Gurney in the early hours of this morning (Thurs).

The collision happened in Bridgwater Road at about 1.20am when the driver of a Proton Satria lost control and the car collided with a concrete boulder at a dis-used fuel station.

The car was travelling from Bristol City Centre toward Bristol Airport when the accident happened. The driver died at the scene from his injuries.

Anyone who may have witnessed the collision is asked to call the police collision investigation unit on 101.


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