03:02PM, Saturday 16 February 2019
A driver has died after suffering a medical episode in Maidenhead
Police were called to a major traffic incident on Bath Road, near Maidenhead Bridge, at about 10.13am this morning.
The driver of a vehicle suffered a medical episode and died as a result.
The road was closed at about 10.30am and was reopened at 1pm.
No further details have been released at this time.
The driver, an elderly man, suffered a health episode which caused him to crash his vehicle into the traffic lights near Maidenhead Bridge, according to a firefighter who was on the scene.
Two fire crews from Maidenhead were called to the incident, where they aided the ambulance services as they attempted to save the man’s life.
MP Joy Morrissey has raised concerns after learning that a Burnham Health Centre patient has been unable to obtain a GP appointment despite ‘numerous’ attempts.