Lorry strikes and kills pedestrian on A3 at Compton

A male pedestrian was run over and killed by a lorry travelling southbound on the A3.

The collision happened at about 13:40 GMT on Wednesday just before the A31 Compton slip road, Surrey Police said.

The man, in his 50s, was declared dead at the scene.

The A3 was closed northbound and southbound at the A31 Junction but has since reopened. Police are appealing for witnesses.

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