Shropshire

Driver dies in lorry and car crash on A49 in Shropshire

A49 in Shropshire
Image caption The lorry driver did not require hospital treatment

One person has died after a lorry and a car collided and caught fire in Shropshire.

The crash happened on the A49, half a mile from Preston Brockhurst, at about 01:15 GMT.

A West Midlands Ambulance Service spokesman said: "When crews arrived they found both vehicles on fire. Unfortunately, the driver of the car was confirmed deceased at the scene."

The lorry driver did not require hospital treatment.

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