A STRETCH of the A420 near Faringdon which was still closed this morning following a fatal crash has now reopened.

The last of the barriers were removed late this morning.

A white Ford Transit van and a white Mercedes lorry crashed on the A420 between Buckland and Faringdon at about 3am yesterday.

The driver of the van, a man in his sixties, died at the scene.

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Thames Valley Police arrested a 39-year-old man from Surrey, who as of yesterday remained in custody.

This morning, road closure signs were still in place between Faringdon and Kingston Bagpuize, but all have now been removed.

Police have appealed for anyone with information to call 101, or make a report online, quoting reference 43200216846.