Man killed in Cambridgeshire crash was from Grantham

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A driver killed in a fatal collision on the A142 at Mepal, near Ely in Cambridgeshire, has been formally identified as Grantham man Mark Berridge.

Mr Berridge, 48, of Houghton Road, died following the collision on Friday.

The incident happened at around 8.50am on the A142 between the Block Fen and Sutton roundabouts, when the Tipper HGV being driven by Mr Berridge collided with another Tipper HGV, driven by a 48-year-old man from Stamford who suffered slight injuries and was taken to Hinchingbrooke Hospital but was released after treatment.

Two other vehicles were involved – a grey BMW 318, driven by a 42-year-old woman from March, and a red Vauxhall Corsa, driven by a 34-year-old woman from Peterborough. Neither of the drivers were injured.

Pc John Blood, of Cambridgeshire Constabulary, said: “I would like to hear from anyone who was travelling on this part of the A142 and witnessed any of the vehicles in the moments leading up to the incident or saw the collision.”

Anyone with information should contact the roads policing unit on 101.