Jason Lay 25 dies following fatal collision

Police are now in a position to name the man who died in a collision at Whittington in the early hours of Saturday 11 January.

Jason Lay, aged 25, of Dyott Avenue, Whittington was pronounced dead at the scene when his white Mitsubishi pickup was in collision with a tree.

The road remained closed until around 4 am while specialist officers carried out a detailed examination of the scene.

Mr Lay’s family is being supported by specially trained officers.

Anyone with information about the incident is asked to contact police on 101, quoting Staffordshire Police incident number 002 of 11 January.