A MAN who died in a road traffic collision in Meir earlier this week has been named by police.
Emergency services were called at 4.05am on Tuesday morning (Nov 3) to a report of a collision involving a Audi A4 on Sandon Road near the junction with Martindale Close.
A passenger in the vehicle was sadly pronounced dead at the scene. He was named 65-year-old Paul Hammersley from Stoke-on-Trent.
The driver – a 29-year-old man - remains in hospital with serious injuries.
Officers from Staffordshire and West Midlands Serious Collision Investigation Unit are investigating the circumstances around the collision and continue to appeal for witnesses to come forward.
Anyone with any information or relevant CCTV or dashcam footage is asked to email email@example.com, call 101, quoting incident number 063 of November 3, or direct message Staffordshire Police on Facebook or Twitter.