A white Ford Transit Connect van being driven along the A2050 Roman Road  in Canterbury was involved in a collision with a pedestrian at 1.50am on Friday 1 September 2023.

Emergency services rushed to the scene but the pedestrian, a woman in her early 70s from Herne Bay, was confirmed dead at the scene.

Officers from the Serious Collision Investigation Unit (SCIU) are carrying out enquiries and would like to hear from anyone who might have seen the collision.

They are also appealing for anyone with dashcam footage taken in the area around the time to come forward. Anybody who believes they saw the pedestrian prior to the collision should also call. She was understood to be wearing a yellow knitted cardigan and a dark coloured varsity-style jacket with ‘Yale University’ printed on the back.

Witnesses are being asked to call the SCIU appeal line on 01622 798538 quoting reference MM/DC/096/23. You can also email Sciu.td@kent.pnn.police.uk.

Footage can also be submitted here

By Ed

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