Appeal for witnesses and dashcam footage following fatal collision on the ring road

Police are appealing for witnesses and information into a fatal collision on the A4174 at Bromley Heath today.

It happened just before midday when two lorries and a van collided near to the Willy Wicket roundabout.

One man died at the scene. Their next of kin has been informed.

Road closures were put in place to allow emergency services to deal with the incident. One carriageway was reopened just after 2.30pm. The other carriageway was blocked by the vehicles involved.

Specialist collision investigation officers have examined the scene but the carriageway remains closed, pending recovery of the vehicles.

Anyone who saw the collision or has dashcam footage which could help the investigation is asked to get in touch through www.avonandsomerset.police.uk/contact, or by calling 101, quoting reference 5219033167.