Stoke & Staffordshire

Man dies after being hit by lorry on A500 at Weston

The A500 at Weston Image copyright Google
Image caption The accident happened on the A500 at Weston, Cheshire, at 21:30 BST on Tuesday

A man was killed when he was struck by a lorry on the A500 south of Crewe.

The accident happened near Weston at about 21:30 BST on Tuesday.

West Midlands Ambulance Service joined colleagues from North West Ambulance Service after being called to the scene by Staffordshire Police.

The victim, a 20-year-old man who is said to be local and has not been named, was pronounced dead at the scene. The lorry driver was treated for shock.