Taxi driver killed in crash

The crash scene
The crash scene

A TAXI driver was killed when his car left a dual-carriageway and smashed into a tree.

Only one vehicle is said to have been involved in the crash in the early hours of today.

An investigation has now been launched into what happened on the westbound carriageway of the A689, in Hartlepool, just before 2am.

See today’s Mail for the full story