Heathrow Airport apron crash leaves one dead

A crash between two vehicles on Heathrow Airport’s taxiway has left one dead and another person seriously injured.

A man in his forties has died following the incident, in which two vehicles were involved in a crash at around 6am this morning.

Passengers were delayed for a number of hours following the crash, although the airfield is now open and the airport is trying to keep delays at a minimum.

No arrests have been made although an investigation has started into the cause of the accident.