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Appeal for witnesses to fatal collision – Bicester

News   •   Jun 13, 2019 12:14 BST

Thames Valley Police is appealing for witnesses following a fatal collision in Bicester.

At around 8.15pm yesterday (12/6) two vehicles, a BMW X5 and a Renault Kangoo van collided at the roundabout junction with the A41 and Vendee Drive, adjacent to Bicester Village Park and Ride carpark.

The BMW had travelled on the A34 joining the A41 at junction 9 of the M40. The driver and passenger sustained minor injuries and have since been discharged from hospital.

The driver and passenger in the Renault van, a 77 year old man and 80 year old woman, died at the scene.

Next of kin have been informed.

Investigating officer Sergeant Phil Hanham of the Serious Collision Investigation Unit, said: “This was a very serious incident which has sadly resulted in the death of two people.

“We would like to speak to anyone who either witnessed the collision or saw the vehicles before this incident.

“We would also like any drivers or cyclists in the area at the time with dash-cam footage to check if these vehicles are present to assist with the investigation.”

Please contact Thames Valley Police on 101 quoting reference 43190177431 or make a report online.

If you do not wish to speak directly with police, you can call the independent charity Crimestoppers 100% anonymously on 0800 555 111.

LM