Retford: Man killed in collision with HGV at Ranby named


The motorist who was killed in a crash on the A1 early on Saturday 11th April has been named by police.

Richard Armitage, 49, from Leeds, died when his Audi A5 car collided with the rear of a parked HGV in a lay-by off the southbound carriageway, close to the Ranby exit, at around 6.20am.

The driver of the HGV was uninjured.

Anyone who witnessed the crash or has any information about it should telephone the East Midlands Serious Collision Investigation Unit on 0115 9670999 ext 800 2225.