andover man killed in lorry collision Sussex Police are appealing for witnesses and any dash-cam footage as they continue to investigate a fatal crash which claimed the life of an Andover man on Thursday, 13th October.

The incident involved two lorries on the A27 westbound at Bosham, near Chichester, a Mercedes-Benz curtain-sided lorry collided with a stationary Volvo skip loader before crashing into trees at around 2.20pm.

Sadly the driver of the Mercedes-Benz, a 55-year-old man from Andover, Hampshire, was pronounced dead at the scene.

The Volvo driver, a 44-year-old man from Hayling Island, Hampshire, sustained minor injuries for which he was treated at St Richard’s Hospital, Chichester.

Sergeant Richard Hornsey, now leading the investigation, said: ” We’d like to hear from anyone using that stretch of the A27 who saw the collision occur or who noticed a broken-down goods vehicle on the westbound carriageway.

“Witnesses, or anyone who has any dash-cam footage showing the stationary vehicle prior to the collision, are asked to contact the Sussex Serious Collision Investigation Unit at

“Alternatively they can telephone 101, and in all instances they should quote Operation Anglican.”

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