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Man hit by lorry dies in Greenwich 'hit-and-run' crash

Bugsby's Way Image copyright Google
Image caption The collision between the man and the lorry took place in Bugsby's Way

A man died when he was struck by a lorry in an apparent hit-and-run crash in Greenwich.

The pedestrian, said by police to be in his 50s, was pronounced dead at the scene in Bugsby's Way at about 15:00 GMT.

Officers want to speak to the driver of a silver lorry that drove away following the incident.

The victim has not been formally identified, though his next of kin have been informed, police said.

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