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Pedestrian dies in A44 Woodstock lorry crash

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Image caption The man was hit by a lorry at the junction of the A44 and the B4437 near Woodstock, police said

A pedestrian has died following a collision with a lorry on the A44 in Oxfordshire.

Thames Valley Police said the man, who has not yet been named, was struck by a green HGV at the road's junction with the B4437 just after 11:00 GMT.

He died at the scene and his next of kin have been informed, police said. Officers are appealing for witnesses.

The road was closed for several hours for investigations and has since been reopened.

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