M40 fatal crash: Lorry driver dies in single-vehicle crash

Justin Buxton, 53, was driving on the M40 northbound near junction 8A when he was involved in a crash. The death of the lorry driver, from Warwickshire, was verified by a paramedic at 1.04pm the same day. An inquest opening at Oxford[2] Coroner's Court on May 16 heard that it is unknown why Mr Buxton had become involved in the single-vehicle crash.

He was taken to John Radcliffe Hospital and a medical cause of death has been provided as 'severe head injury'.

A full inquest into his death has been scheduled to take place at the same court on October 24 at 10am.


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  2. ^ Oxford (www.oxfordmail.co.uk)