UPDATE: Police name man who died in crash on Daventry’s Grange estate

POLICE have released the name of the man who died Daventry’s Grange estate in the early hours of Sunday, September 16.

Robert Pejas, aged 39 from Daventry, was pronounced dead at the scene on Thames Road. He was the only person in the car.

Police say the incident, close to the underpass through to Drayton, was reported at around 5.15am.

The car – a red Toyota Corolla hatchback – left the road and collided with a tree.

Sgt Tony Hopkins said the force wanted to hear from anyone who had seen the vehicle in the time leading up to the crash.

Northamptonshire Police can be contacted by calling the Drivewatch Hotline on 0800 174615.