31, 2015 Police
name Highbridge man who died in rhyne car crash in Mark
have named a 27-year-old man who died when the car he was travelling
in near Burnham-On-Sea crashed into a rhyne on Saturday (May 30th).
Goodwin, from Highbridge, died when the car he was travelling
in left The Causeway and ended upside down in a rhyne, police
second man - also aged 27 - was arrested on suspicion of causing
death by dangerous driving. He has been released on bail until
July while police enquiries into the circumstances of the collision
police have appealed for witnesses to come forward after the body
of Mr Goodwin was recovered from the overturned car during the
early hours of Saturday.
Causeway was shut for over eight hours while officers investigated
initially received a call from South West Ambulance Service at
5.19am that the car was submerged in the rhyne near the White
Horse Inn in Mark.
body of a man was found inside the vehicle," police spokesman
Craig Evry confirmed to Burnham-On-Sea.com. "Were carrying
out enquiries to establish the circumstances of this collision."
spokesman added: "If anyone saw the collision, or has any
information which could help this inquiry, please call us via
the 24-hour Police Enquiry Centre on 101 and quote log number
226 of 30 May."
Causeway was shut to allow the investigation into the collision
to begin. The car was removed from the Mark Yeo mid-afternoon,
allowing the road to re-open.
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