NATIONAL NEWS: Driver killed after vehicle collides with tree on M1

The scene of the accident. Photo: Rising Sun

One person was killed after a vehicle collided with a tree along the M1 in Chatsworth, recently. The driver was still trapped inside of the vehicle when paramedics arrived at the scene.

ER24 paramedics assisted, but sadly, there was nothing that they could do and the driver was declared dead at the scene by another service, reported the Rising Sun.

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The Rising Sun said that according to bystanders, the driver lost control and the vehicle skidded sideways before colliding with the tree. The police and Fire Department was at the scene as well. The exact circumstances surrounding the incident are unknown at this stage.

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