Fatal traffic collision
ON Saturday, 12 December 2015, a
fatal road traffic collision happened out side the One Stop Shop, on the
Cross Green roundabout, in Formby, Merseyside. The crash killed a 54 year
old, father of 1, Stephen McCambridge, from Formby.
The collision is said to have happened following what Police say, "was
an earlier argument at the junction of Cross Green and Altcar Road."
Merseyside Police have reported that Stephen McCambridge had then returned
to his car and drove off, in a black Landrover Freelander. The accident
happened soon after, when he collided with a lamppost and pedestrians
railings, further up the road, on Cross Green roundabout, at about 7.50pm.
No other cars are as of yet said to have been involved in this collision.
The Home Office post mortem on Stephen McCambridge concluded that the 55
year old died:- "died as a result of a heart attack."
We are told by a witnesses that the emergency services (Merseyside Fire and
Rescue Service, North West Ambulance Service and Merseyside Police) attended
at the scene within minuets. The 55 year old driver of the car was then
attended to, at the scene and taken to Southport and District Hospital where
he died a short time later.
On Saturday, 12 December 2015, a 19 year old, from Southport, was arrested a
man on suspicion of manslaughter in connection to the fatal road traffic
The family of Stephen have issued the following statement:- "We as a
family are completely devastated by the death of Stephen. Stephen was a
loving husband, father and more recently a grandfather. He was a well
respected kind, caring, loving man who doted on his family."