Man, 69, dies after being hit by lorry in Kingsland Road
PUBLISHED: 09:32 01 September 2019 | UPDATED: 09:35 01 September 2019
A pensioner has died after being hit by a lorry in Kingsland Road yesterday afternoon.
Police were called to the scene, near the junction with Balls Pond Road, at 1pm. Officers from the serious collision unit, along with medics, the air ambulance and fire crews attended but the 69-year-old was pronounced dead at the scene.
You may also want to watch:
His next of kin have been told.
The driver of the lorry stopped at the scene to assist police with their enquiries. No arrests have been made.
Officers are now appealing for witnesses to the collision to come forward.
Anyone with information or dash cam footage can call the Serious Collisions Investigation Unit at Chadwell Heath Garage on 0208 597 4874, by dialing 101 or contact via Twitter @MetCC.
If you value what this story gives you, please consider supporting the Hackney Gazette. Click the link in the orange box below for details.