Elderly man dies in road accident

A MAN has died following a road traffic accident in Harpole yesterday (Thursday).

The 86-year-old man lost control of his grey Citroen C4 and collided with a wooden telegraph pole on Sandy Lane at around 10.15am. He was taken to Northampton General Hospital where he was pronounced dead.

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