M11: Teen Dies After Hit By Lorry

30 July 2013, 09:25

A teenager has died after he was hit by a lorry on the M11 near Saffron Walden.

It happened southbound between junctions 8 and 9 just after 10pm yesterday.

The 18-year-old was pronounced dead at the scene.

A section of the carriageway was closed for approximately five hours while forensic collision investigators carried out their enquiries to determine the cause of the crash.

Any witnesses are asked to contact the Serious Collision Investigation Unit on 101 or email collisionappeal@essex.pnn.police.uk