POLICE are appealing for witnesses after a fatal collision near Kingscote.

The incident happened on the A4135 between Hunters Hall and Calcot at around 5.50am on Wednesday, March 5.

A silver MG ZR car was in collision with a white Ford Transit Connect van. The driver of the MG, a 21-year-old man from Uley was pronounced dead at the scene.

The driver of the van was taken to Frenchay Hospital with potentially life-changing internal injuries. The passenger in the van was taken to Gloucestershire Royal Hospital with chest and arm injuries.

Anyone who may have seen the incident is asked to contact Gloucestershire Police on 101, quoting incident number 29 of March 5.