AN appeal for witnesses into a crash in which killed a van driver on the M5 in Worcestershire has been launched by police.

A two-vehicle collision happened yesterday evening around 8.30pm (Monday 27 November) involving a lorry and a van on the M5 northbound between junction 4A and 4.

Despite best efforts of emergency services, a 48-year-old man died at the scene.

His next of kin have been informed.

Officers carrying out enquiries into the collision are appealing for witnesses, including any motorists on the road around the time of the collision who may have dashcam footage.

Anyone with information is asked to the serious collision team on by email quoting incident number 00423_I_27112023.

Alternatively, information can be shared anonymously with the independent charity Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111 or by visiting