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Chigwell driver arrested on suspicion of causing death by dangerous driving

PUBLISHED: 10:45 17 March 2018 | UPDATED: 20:18 17 March 2018

Police are appealing  for witnesses or anyone with dash cam footage of the collision in London Road, Brentwood.

Police are appealing for witnesses or anyone with dash cam footage of the collision in London Road, Brentwood.

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A man from Chigwell has been arrested after a pedestrian died in a collision with a car in Brentwood last night.

Emergency services were called to London Road shortly after 9.10pm on Friday, March 16 to reports that a Mercedes had been in collision with a pedestrian.

Sadly, a man in his 60s, died at the scene, despite the efforts of officers and paramedics.

The 25-year-old driver was arrested on suspicion of causing death by dangerous driving and remains in police custody.

Witnesses or anyone who captured dash cam footage are asked to contact Det Con Jenny Pirie at the Serious Collision Investigation Unit on 01245 240590 or email collisionappeal@essex.pnn.police.uk

Alternatively contact the Crimestoppers charity completely anonymously on 0800 555 111 or online at www.crimestoppers-uk.org/give-information


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