Officers are appealing for witnesses following a fatal collision on the A465 Aylestone Hill.

The collision happened around 11.45am on Monday 30 January, between a silver ford mondeo and a black bmw near to the junction with Bodenham Road.

An 82-year old was taken to hospital following the collision. Yesterday (15 February), police were informed he had sadly passed away due to his injuries.

PC Lee Palmer, Operations Policing Unit “This is a very sad update to what initially appeared to be a non-serious injury and our thoughts are very much with the family of the man who has died.”

“Our appeal now is for anyone who witnessed the collision or has any information or dash-cam footage which may help with the investigation to call me on 101 extension 772 2068 or email”