Appeal for witnesses after fatal collision in Ilford

A man has died following a traffic collision in Eastern Avenue, Ilford.

At 8.06pm on Tuesday, November 23 the emergency services responded to reports of a collision involving a van and a pedestrian.

The pedestrian, a 54-year-old man, was taken to hospital where he died at 4:40am on Wednesday.

The man’s next of kin have been informed and are being supported by specialist officers.

The driver of the van stopped at the scene and is helping police with their enquiries.

Police are appealing for anyone who witnessed the incident or may have dashcam or doorbell footage of the incident to please contact police by calling 101 and quoting CAD 6542/23.

You can also contact Crimestoppers UK anonymously on 0800 555 111 or online at


Mick Ferris

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