Source: United Kingdom Thames Valley Police
Thames Valley Police is appealing for witnesses following a serious road traffic collision that happened on the B4009 Watlington Road, between the M40 J6 and The Fat Fox Inn at Watlington.
At around 12.05am today (11/07) a collision occurred between a black Audi estate and a silver Vauxhall Corsa.
The driver and sole occupant of the Vauxhall Corsa, a man in his forties from Oxfordshire, received life threatening injuries. He was taken to the JR2 where he remains in a critical condition.
One man from the Audi was taken to the JR2 with a leg injury where he remains in a stable condition, another man was also taken to hospital where he remains for observation. A further man did not require hospital treatment, and a woman believed to be a passenger in the Audi has not been accounted for as it’s believed she walked away from the accident. Her condition at this time is not known.
Senior Investigating Officer, Sergeant Matthew Cadmore of the Joint Operations Roads Policing Unit, based at Taplow said: “This was a serious injury collision which has left one man with life-threatening injuries.
“We are conducting an investigation into this incident and as such we are appealing for witnesses to the collision to come forward.
“We are asking anyone who may have witnessed this collision or seen either of the vehicle travelling to the incident to please come forward.
“Additionally if you may have been driving on Watlington Road, at around the time of the incident and have dash-cam footage we would ask you to please review that footage and get in touch if you feel it could assist our investigation.
“We are also appealing for the woman who we believe was a passenger in the vehicle who walked away from the scene to please come forward.”
Anyone with information should call 101 or go online quoting reference 19 11/7/20.
Or you can report 100% anonymously to the independent charity Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.
Notes to Editors
A 39-year-old man from Watlington and a 38-year-old man from Glasgow have both been arrested on suspicion of causing serious injury by dangerous driving.