A MAN was killed when he was thrown from his car during a crash. 

The unnamed man, who was 25-years-old, was driving down the A330 Hawthorne Hill in Maidenhead just before the incident at 11.45pm on Thursday January 25. 

The silver Volkswagen Golf being driven left the carriageway and collided with a tree. 

The driver, a Bracknell resident, was ejected from the vehicle.

He was attended to by police officers, and taken to the John Radcliffe Hospital by ambulance, but was sadly pronounced dead afterwards.

The man's next of kin have been informed and are working with specially trained family liaison officers.

Sergeant James Atkinson, from the Joint Operations Unit for Roads Policing, said: "We are investigating the circumstances of this collision in which a driver sadly died and we would like to speak to anyone who saw the collision or who saw the silver Volkswagen Golf travelling prior to the collision. If you have any details which could help police, please get in touch with us."

Anyone with any information about the collision should contact investigating officer PC Christopher Harrison via the 24-hour Thames Valley Police enquiry centre on 101 quoting reference 1658 25/1.