Elderly pedestrians killed in Dorking

The A25 in Dorking Image copyright Google
Image caption The fatal crash happened on the A25 in Dorking on Friday night

Two pedestrians have been run over and killed by a van in Surrey.

They were hit by the silver van on the A25 Reigate Road in Dorking, near the junction of Pixham Lane, at about 18:50 BST on Friday.

A man died at the scene while a woman was taken to St George's Hospital in London where she was pronounced dead, Surrey Police said. The force described the two victims as elderly.

The road was closed for officers to investigate but has since reopened.

Police are appealing for witnesses.

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