Pedesrtian dies in lorry collision on A421

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A person has died after a collision on the A421 this morning.

The collision, involving two pedestrians and a lorry happened on the eastbound carriageway near Marston Moretaine.

Police and paramedics were called to the incident at approximately 3.50am and sadly pronounced one person dead at the scene, the other has been taken to hospital with minor injuries.

The road was closed for several hours but re-opened at 10.30am.

Anyone who witnessed the collision should get in touch with police on 101 quoting reference number 44 of July 28.