Police appeal for witnesses after man killed by lorry in Wimbledon Bridge

Wimbledon Bridge was closed off after 8pm last night

Wimbledon Bridge was closed off after 8pm last night

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Police are appealing for witnesses after last night's fatal incident outside Wimbledon Station.

Emergency Services were called at 7.50pm on Monday, April 28, to Wimbledon Bridge, outside Wimbledon Station, after a man was hit by a lorry.

London Ambulance Service attended and the pedestrian, a man aged in his mid-30s, was pronounced dead at the scene.

His next of kin have been informed and a post-mortem examination is expected to be held at St George's Hospital this week.

The Metropolitan Police's Serious Collision Investigation Unit at Hampton is investigating.

The driver of the lorry stopped at the scene and he has not been arrested.

Anyone who witnessed the collision is asked to contact the Witness Appeal line on 020 8941 9011.

Contact the Merton newsdesk - 020 8722 6333 / newsdesk@wimbledonguardian.co.uk.

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