Driver dies in M4 motorway crash in Berkshire

A driver died when the car he was travelling in crashed on the M4 motorway in Berkshire.

The collision on the westbound section between junctions 8 and 9 at Maidenhead and 10 at Wokingham happened shortly after 20:00 GMT on Saturday.

Thames Valley Police said the man's Peugeot hit the central reservation and collided with another car, before leaving the road and hitting trees.

The 32-year-old was treated by paramedics but died at the scene.

The road was closed for a time while collision investigators inspected the scene.

More on This Story

The BBC is not responsible for the content of external Internet sites

BBC Berkshire

Weather

Reading

20 °C 12 °C

Features

  • HandshakeKiss and make up

    A marriage counsellor on healing the referendum hurt


  • Pellet of plutoniumRed alert

    The scary element that helped save the crew of Apollo 13


  • Burnt section of the Umayyad Mosque in the old city of AleppoBefore and after

    Satellite images reveal Syria's heritage trashed by war


  • Woman on the phone in office10 Things

    The most efficient break is 17 minutes, and more nuggets


  • Amir TaakiDark market

    The bitcoin wallet with controversial users


BBC © 2014 The BBC is not responsible for the content of external sites. Read more.

This page is best viewed in an up-to-date web browser with style sheets (CSS) enabled. While you will be able to view the content of this page in your current browser, you will not be able to get the full visual experience. Please consider upgrading your browser software or enabling style sheets (CSS) if you are able to do so.