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Police appeal for witnesses who saw fatal crash which killed Sprowston man

16:51 31 March 2014

Tributes to Sam O

Tributes to Sam O'Leary left at the scene where he died in a car crash on Wroxham Road, Sprowston


Police have appealed for witnesses who saw a car crash which killed a young Sprowston man.

Sam O’Leary, who was in his early 20s, died at the scene of the crash, which police said happened at about 11.05pm on Friday when the silver Renault Clio was travelling along the A1151 Wroxham Road in Sprowston.

It left the road, rolled onto its roof and came to rest at the side of the road.

Poignant tributes left at spot where Sprowston man died in car crash

Residents living near scene of fatal Sprowston car crash describe what happened

Two passengers, a man and a woman, also in their early 20s, were taken to the Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital with minor injuries.

The road was closed until 4am on Saturday, March 29, between the Mousehold Lane/Chartwell Road roundabout and Russell Avenue following the crash, while collision investigation work was carried out and the vehicle recovered.

Anyone who saw the collision or the manner of driving of the vehicle prior to the incident is asked to contact the Serious Collision Investigation Team on 101.

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