Driver dies after suffering medical episode near Maidenhead Bridge

George Roberts

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.

UPDATE: 6:15pm

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.

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