[14 NOV 00]
CRIMES, FIRES & ACCIDENTS
Pensioner Killed In
Rugby Road Crash
78-year-old Rugby died yesterday when he lost control of his car
and hit a tree just yards from his home.
Walter Bosworth was certified dead at the scene following the
accident in Kingsley Avenue, Hillmorton at 11am.
Bosworth lost control of his car, a Volvo 340, and hit a tree. No
other vehicles or pedestrians were involved in the crash.
is thought that a medical condition may have contributed to Mr
A post-mortem examination revealed that Mr Bosworth suffered a
heart attack shortly before the accident.
a separate incident a 26-year-old man from Staverton in
Northamptonshire was airlifted to hospital after he lost control
of his Mazda RX7 on the A45 Dunchurch Road yesterday at 7am.
is thought to have crashed because of icy conditions on the road,
and hit a tree.