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Witness appeal for fatal collision in Nursling

Hampshire Constabulary Media Release

Operation Castington – Witness appeal after fatal collision in Nursling

Police are appealing for witnesses following a fatal road traffic collision involving two cars last night (February 20).

Officers were called to the A3057, between Nursling and Romsey, at 10.30pm to reports of a collision between a black Volkswagen Lupo and a Silver BMW 520.

Sadly, the driver of the Lupo, a 20-year-old man from Southampton, suffered fatal injuries and was pronounced dead at the scene.

The male driver of the BMW and his female passenger suffered injuries and were taken to Southampton General Hospital. Their injuries are not life-threatening or life-changing.

Police are in the process of informing the deceased’s next-of-kin.

We will not be in a position to confirm his identity until all formal identification procedures are completed.

The investigation into the exact circumstances of the crash is ongoing and officers are appealing for any witnesses to the collision, or anyone who may have seen either vehicle prior to the incident, to come forward.

Anyone with information is asked to call PC Paul Brown at the Serious Collisions Investigation Unit on 101, quoting Operation Castington, or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 FREE.