A MAN in his eighties has died after crashing into a wall.

The collision happened at around 10.20pm yesterday when a red Citroen C1 crashed into a wall on Church Street in Shellingford, near Faringdon.

The man who was driving the car died at the scene.

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His next of kin have been informed and are being supported by specially trained officers.

Investigating officer, PC Tim Cameron, of the Joint Operations Roads Policing Unit, said: “Sadly a man has died following this collision and our thoughts remain with his family at this time.

“We are carrying out an investigation into this collision and as such I would ask that anyone who may have dash-cam footage or who witnessed the red Citroen C1 driving in the area at the time to please come forward.

“Anyone with information can contact police by calling 101 or making a report online, quoting reference 43200311480.”