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Copdock – Pedestrian dies after road traffic collision

A man has died following a road traffic collision in Copdock last month.

Police were called at around 5.45pm on Tuesday 10 December 2019, to reports of a collision on Old London Road, Copdock involving a pedestrian and a car.

A 56-year-old man was crossing the Washbrook bound dual carriageway near to the Best Western Hotel, when he was involved in a collision with a black Ford Fiesta car.

The pedestrian sustained significant head and internal injuries and was taken to Addenbrooke’s Hospital for treatment. He has now sadly died as a result of his injuries.

Anybody who witnessed the collision, saw either a pedestrian or car matching the description above immediately prior to it, or who may have dash-cam footage at the relevant time, is asked to contact the Serious Collision Investigation Unit quoting reference CAD 286 of 10 December.

Email – PC Perrier

Phone – 101

In an emergency you should always call 999

Previous release | 11 December 2019

Police are appealing for witnesses to a serious road traffic collision that took place at Copdock.

It took place at 5.45pm last night (Tuesday 10 December) on the Old London Road.

A black Ford Fiesta was in collision with a male pedestrian who was crossing the Washbrook carriageway near to the Best Western hotel.

The pedestrian, a male in his 50s, sustained serious injuries including a serious head injury as well as internal injuries. He was taken to Addenbrookes hospital for treatment to his injuries where he remains.

Officers would like to hear from anyone who witnessed the collision should contact police, quoting CAD 286 of 10 December.

Crimestoppers – Contact the independent charity Crimestoppers 100% anonymously on 0800 555 111, or via their online form: www.crimestoppers-uk.org

Phone – Call 101

Please note in the event of an emergency you should always call 999.