Police name lorry driver who died in M27 crash

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

By The Newsroom
Friday, 7th April 2017, 8:52 am
Updated Saturday, 8th April 2017, 10:17 pm
Picture: Highways England
Picture: Highways England

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.

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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.