Man held after A120 bridge fall in Essex

A 39-year-old man has been arrested in connection with traffic offences after a man fell from a bridge on the A120 in Essex.

Mark Lucas, 35, of Colchester, fell from a bridge onto the westbound A120 at the Ardleigh Crown interchange about 01:00 on Saturday.

He was hit by a car and died from injuries at Colchester Hospital about two hours later.

A man from Witham in Essex has been arrested, said police.

Essex Police have appealed to the public for information about Mr Lucas and the incident.

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