Man dies after tree falls on car

By Farnham Herald in Community News

A MAN has died after a tree fell on his car on the A287 Farnham Road between Rye Common and Ewshot this morning (Tuesday).

Emergency services rushed to the scene of the incident at 7.17am, but were unable to save the driver of the car who died at the scene.

His next of kin have been informed and are being supported by specialist officers. Hampshire Police is yet to formally identify the victim.

The A287 was closed between Rye Common and Ewshot following the fatality but reopened at around 10.30am.

Inspector Simon Hills said: “We are currently on scene on the A287 between Rye Common and Ewshot conducting our investigations in relation to this incident.

“I am appealing for anyone with information about this incident to get in touch. If you saw what happened please call us on 101.”

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