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Appeal following fatal collision

News   •   Aug 21, 2015 12:56 BST

Police are appealing for witnesses following a fatal road traffic collision that happened this morning, Friday, 21 August, in Morden.

Police were called shortly before 06:00hrs to reports of a lorry in collision with a female pedestrian, on Martin Way, near the junction with Beaford Grove, Morden, SM4.

Police officers, the London Ambulance Service and London's Air Ambulance attended and the woman, aged in her late 50s, was pronounced dead at the scene. 

Next of kin have been informed however the victim awaits formal identification. 

A post-mortem examination will be held in due course. 

The driver of the lorry stopped at the scene.

No arrests have been made.

If anyone witnessed the incident, but have not yet spoken to police, they are asked to contact the Serious Collision Investigation Unit at Catford on 020 8285 1574 or call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.