name man who died in rhyne crash near Burnham-On-Sea
man who died after a crash in Rooksbridge on Tuesday has been
named by police.
Michael Thornton, aged 30 from the East Brent area, died during
the early hours of the morning.
Police were called to reports of a Land Rover Discovery on its
roof in a rhyne, off Pill Road, at about 1.40am.
Mr Thornton was one of three men in the vehicle. He received
treatment at the scene but died later.
A 26-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of dangerous
driving and has been released on police bail, pending further
force's collision investigation unit has repeated its appeal for
witnesses. Police would like to hear from anyone who was in the
area at the time of the incident or may have seen a Land Rover
Discovery. Call the force number 101.
Pill Road in Rooksbridge, where Tuesday's accident occurred