Police release identity of man killed in crash

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POLICE have named the man killed in a car accident near Bishop’s Waltham.

He was Danny Apicella, 24, from Winchester.

A 21-year-old woman who was a passenger in the vehicle was taken to Southampton General Hospital with life threatening injuries.

She remains in a critical condition.

Detective Sergeant Greg Willcox said: ‘We are aware of a red Ford Focus, a 08 plate, which was seen driving from the Colden Common area towards Bishop’s Waltham and believe it could have passed the incident at the time.

‘We would like to speak to the occupants of the car as potential witnesses and ask them to please contact us.’

Anyone with information is asked to contact Hampshire Constabulary on 101 quoting Operation Biscoe or to call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.