A man has died following a fatal road traffic collision in Bury St Edmunds.
Police were called at 2.40am this morning, 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 – a man aged in his 20s – was sadly pronounced deceased at the scene. The driver of the Peugeot was unharmed.
The road was closed for a collision investigation to take place and reopened at around 7.15am.
Any witnesses – including other motorists in the area at the time who may have dash cam footage – are asked to contact the Serious Collision Investigation Team on 101 quoting reference CAD 27 of 14 July.