BREAKING NEWS: Second driver dies after New Whittington crash

Breaking news.
Breaking news.

A second driver has died following Sunday's head-on collision in New Whittington.

The incident, involving a Volkswagen Bora and a Ford C-Max, happened on Whittington Road at around 5pm on Sunday, October 22.

Michael Bradshaw, 72, died three days after a collision in New Whittington.

Michael Bradshaw, 72, died three days after a collision in New Whittington.

Michael Bradshaw from New Whittington, 72, who was driving the C-Max, was taken by air ambulance to Northern General Hospital in Sheffield, but has now died. His family have released the above photograph.

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The driver of the Bora, 30-year-old Daniel Spooner, was pronounced dead at the scene.

Police, fire service personnel and paramedics all attended the collision and the road was closed for several hours.

Anyone who witnessed the collision and has not yet spoken to police is asked to call us on 101, quoting reference 17000457292.