Man killed in crash on A127

A MAN has died after he was hit by a car while crossing the A127 in Essex.The victim was crossing the London-bound carriageway near a pub at Wickford when the crash happened at about 11pm last night.

A MAN has died after he was hit by a car while crossing the A127 in Essex.

The victim was crossing the London-bound carriageway near a pub at Wickford when the crash happened at about 11pm last night.

He had made it to the central reservation but collided with a blue Mini Cooper, driven by a 17-year-old from Brentwood, as he tried to cross the track.

Police are looking to speak to the driver of an HGV who may have witnessed the crash.


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If anyone can help police with enquiries, call the Laindon road policing unit on 01268 541312.

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