New Leake road deaths couple named by police

Police news.
Police news.

An elderly couple who died in a road crash on Friday have been named by police.

They were Roy and Ivy Emerson of Hobhole Bank, New Leake.

They died after their Kia Picanto left the carriageway and entered a water-filled ditch near the railway crossing on Fodderdyke Bank at New Leake on Friday afternoon.

Both were aged 83.

They died at the scene.

Anyone with information that may assist the collision investigators should contact the Collision Witness Hotline on 01522 558855.