Fatal road accident in Little Thetford

A LITTLE Thetford man was killed following a road accident in the village on Thursday morning. David Nichols, 59, of The Wyches, died instantly when his red Alfa Romeo collided with a blue Jaguar X-Type at the A10 s junction with Red Fen Road just after 1

A LITTLE Thetford man was killed following a road accident in the village on Thursday morning.

David Nichols, 59, of The Wyches, died instantly when his red Alfa Romeo collided with a blue Jaguar X-Type at the A10's junction with Red Fen Road just after 11am on Thursday.

The driver of the X-Type, a 69-year-old man from Ely, and his passenger, a woman from Ely, both suffered minor injuries.

Fire crews from Ely and Cambridge used specialist cutting equipment to free one casualty.


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The road was closed for about three hours from the Stretham roundabout.

Diversions were put in place.

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INFO: Any witnesses to the accident are asked to call Cambridgeshire police on 0845 456 4564.

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