Issued on 5/12/17 at 11:09 a.m.
Incident number: 91 of 4/12/2017
Police can confirm the identity of a man who died following a road traffic collision in Leicestershire.
Sam Walton, 25, from Wigston, sustained fatal injuries after the car he was driving left the A426 Lutterworth Road in Dunton Bassett and collided with a tree.
Officers were alerted shortly before 7.45am on Monday 4 December, following a report that a car had been seen in a ditch.
The vehicle was located approximately 700 metres from the Dunton Bassett crossroads, on the Blaby side and had been travelling towards Blaby.
Leicestershire Police believe that the car, a blue Subaru Impreza, was the only vehicle involved.
Anyone who either saw the collision, or who may have seen the vehicle between 11pm on 3 December and approximately 7.45am on 4 December, is asked to contact Detective Constable 1504 Seamus Burns on 101 quoting incident 91 of 4 December.