Lorry driver, 64, dies after crashing into A46 ditch

A 64-year-old lorry driver has died after the vehicle came off the A46 near Newark and overturned at the roadside.

Nottinghamshire Police was called to the incident at Brough, near Newark on Thursday, August 29 at around 2.40pm.

The driver died at the scene shortly after the crash.

Police closed the A46 northbound while investigating but the road has since reopened, prompting an appeal for witnesses.

Anyone who saw the crash or believed they have dashcam footage is being urged to call 101, quoting incident 498 of August 29.