St Phillips, Bristol lorry collision: Pedestrian killed

A pedestrian died when he was struck by a lorry in Bristol.

The collision happened on Wednesday afternoon on Silverthorne Lane in the St Phillips area of the city.

An Avon and Somerset Police spokesman said the victim, a man in his 60s, suffered head injuries and died at the scene.

"An investigation into the circumstances of the collision has begun and we would like to speak to anyone who witnessed it," he added.

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