HGV driver killed as his lorry collides with three British Army trucks

HGV driver, 53, is killed after his lorry crashes with three British Army trucks on major A-road

  • An HGV driver has died after a crash also involving three British Army trucks
  • The incident happened around 1.45pm yesterday on the A38 in Derbyshire
  • The driver, 53, was pronounced dead at Queen’s Medical Centre, Nottingham

By Sam Baker For Mailonline

Published: 18:54, 30 September 2021 | Updated: 22:08, 30 September 2021

A heavy goods vehicle driver has died after a crash which also involved three British Army trucks on the A38 in Derbyshire.

Traffic officers are seeking dashcam footage after the collision, which occurred on the northbound stretch of the road close to Mickleover, Derby, at about 1.45pm on Wednesday.

The lorry driver, a 53-year-old man, sustained serious injuries and was pronounced dead at the Queen‘s Medical Centre in Nottingham.

A heavy goods vehicle driver has died after a crash which also involved three British Army trucks on the A38 in Derbyshire.

Pictured: Emergency services workers attend the scene

Derbyshire Constabulary said: ‘His family are aware, and our thoughts are with them at this time.

‘Detectives investigating the incident are appealing for any drivers with dashcam footage, in particular of the moments leading up to the incident, to get in touch.’

It is not currently known whether the HGV driver or any of the drivers of the three Army trucks were delivering fuel at the time.