Driver who died in A142 Mepal crash named

RTC A142 Mepal.

RTC A142 Mepal. - Credit: Archant

The driver killed in a collision on the A142 at Mepal on Friday has been named.

Mark Berridge, 48, of Houghton Road, Grantham, died on the A142 between the Block Fen and Sutton roundabouts.

At about 8.50am, the Tipper HGV being driven by Mark collided with another Tipper HGV, driven by a 48-year-old man from Stamford.

The man suffered slight injuries and was taken to Hinchingbrooke Hospital but was released after treatment.

Two other vehicles were involved – a grey BMW 318, driven by a 42-year-old woman from March and a red Vauxhall Corsa, driven by a 34-year-old woman from Peterborough. Neither of the drivers were injured.


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PC John Blood said: “I would like to hear from anyone who was travelling on this part of the A142 and witnessed any of the vehicles in the moments leading up to the incident or saw the collision.”

Anyone with information should contact the roads policing unit on 101.

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