Sheffield man killed in collision

A Sheffield man has died in a collision with a car in Suffolk, it has emerged today.

By The Newsroom
Wednesday, 19th July 2017, 1:56 pm
Updated Monday, 11th September 2017, 12:27 pm
A Sheffield man died in a collision with a car
A Sheffield man died in a collision with a car

Alexander Beck, aged 27, died when he was struck by a car in the carriageway of the A14 in Bury St Edmunds in the early hours of Friday.

A Suffolk Police spokesman said: "Police were called at 2.40am on Friday, July 14, to a report that a blue Peugeot 306 had collided with a pedestrian on the westbound carriageway of the A14, between junctions 43 and 42.

"Ambulance crews and a volunteer doctor from the Suffolk Accident Rescue Service were also in attendance, but the pedestrian was sadly pronounced deceased at the scene. The driver of the Peugeot was unharmed.

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"The road was closed for a collision investigation to take place and reopened at around 7.15am."

No other details have yet been released.