Local News | Fatal Road Traffic Incident on A303Police are investigating a fatal road traffic incident on the A303 near Micheldever.

Hampshire Constabulary received a call shortly after 7.30am this morning (Thursday, April 2, 2015) when a car overturned off the road into a ditch.

Two people were travelling in the car: a male driver and a female passenger.

The man has died, and the female passenger has been taken to hospital with injuries that are not believed to be life-threatening.

Police are in the process of tracing and contacting the man’s next-of-kin. Therefore, we’re not in a position to formally identify the deceased driver at this time.

The A303 eastbound remains closed between the junctions with the A34 and the M3.

This closure is expected to stay in place this morning (Thursday) while officers from the Roads Policing Unit (RPU) complete an examination of the scene.

Witnesses or anyone with information can contact the Roads Policing Unit at Whitchurch police station by phoning 101. Mini-com users can phone 18001 101.

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