Tilbury Man Lying In Road Dies After Collision

5 February 2017, 09:20 | Updated: 5 February 2017, 09:24

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A man Tilbury, lying in a road, has died after being run over in Shoeburyness.

Police were called at 2.10am yesterday (Saturday Feb 4th) to Poynters Lane in Shoeburyness.

A Ford Fiesta was in collision with a man lying in the road.

Police and the ambulance service attended but the man, 46, was pronounced deceased at the scene.

The road was closed between Star Lane and Wakering Road while forensic collision investigations were carried out.

Enquiries are continuing and police say they're keen to speak to witnesses or anyone who was in the area at that time.

Please contact the Serious Collision Investigation Unit on 101 or email collisionappeal@essex.pnn.police.uk