Police name lorry driver who died in M27 crash

Picture: Highways England
Picture: Highways England
Traffic gridlock around City Hospital hours before Royal visit. ENGEMN00120121128102456

LETTER OF THE DAY: Nightmare scenario for our city

Have your say

A lorry driver who died in a crash on the M27 has been named by police.

Ognyan Kozhuharov, 58, from Bulgaria, was involved in a single-vehicle accident in his HGV lorry just before 7.45am on Friday, March 31, between junctions 9 and 10 on the westbound carriageway.

The 58-year-old lorry driver was taken to Queen Alexandra Hospital, in Cosham, in a serious condition but died shortly afterwards.

Police say his next of kin have been informed.