Police are appealing for witnesses and anyone with
information to come forward following a road traffic collision in
West Holme which resulted in a man’s death.
The incident, in which a silver Audi A6 collided with a tree,
occurred at approximately 7.25pm on Thursday 27 December 2012 on
the B3070 near to the junction with Holme Lane.
Sadly the driver, a 31-year-old man from
Bournemouth, sustained fatal injuries and was pronounced dead at
Police Constable Mark Palmer, from the Dorset
Police Traffic Unit, said: “I am appealing for witnesses and ask
that they contact police as soon as possible.
“In particular I am keen to speak to anyone
who may have information on the manner of driving of the Audi prior
to the collision.”
Electricity cables were also damaged, cutting
power to nearby properties. The road was closed for several hours
to complete repairs.
The deceased man’s next of kin has been
informed and formal identification has yet to take place.
Witnesses and anyone with information
should call Dorset Police in confidence on 101 quoting incident
number 27:388. Alternatively, call the free and anonymous
Crimestoppers line on 0800 555 111 where mobile phone tariffs may