Man seriously injured after accident

A 40-year-old man was seriously injured in a road traffic collision in Braunston in the early hours of Saturday morning.

The man was the back seat passenger of a white Peugeot Partner, that for reasons unknown, was in collision with some metal railings and came to a stop in a ditch on the Barby Lane, just before entering Braunston.

The 25-year-old man driving the car was not injured in the collision which took place at around 1.55am.

The passenger was taken to University Hospital Coventry with serious injuries.

Anyone with information or who witnessed this incident is asked to call the Drivewatch Hotline on 0800 174615.