Man killed in Gayton Le Marsh house crash named

Road and traffic news.
Road and traffic news.

Police have named the man killed on New Year’s Day when a car left the road at Gayton Top, Louth Road, Gayton Le Marsh near Alford and collided with a house.

Keith Harvey (56), of Main Road, Withern, was the driver of the silver Rover 75 saloon and sadly died at the scene.

Passengers from the car, two men aged 19 and 20 from Louth and a woman aged 18 from Withern, were treated for minor injuries at Grimsby hospital.

The house was unoccupied.

Investigating officers are still keen to speak to anyone who witnessed the collision or who may have seen the Rover on the road prior to the crash. They can call the 101 non-emergency of the Collision Witness Hotline on 01522 558855. It would be helpful if they could quote incident number 504 of 1st January 2016.