Elderly pedestrian dies following collision in Theydon Bois

Police are appealing for the public’s help following a serious collision in Epping last night.

Officers were called to Poplar Row, Theydon Bois, just after 10.15pm on Sunday March 12 following reports of a collision involving a Smart car and a pedestrian.

The pedestrian, a man, 80s, died at the scene.

The driver, a 20-year-old man, was arrested on suspicion of causing death by dangerous driving.

If you have any information, dash cam or other footage in relation to this incident, you can submit a report at www.essex.police.uk/digital101 or use the online Live Chat service available Monday to Friday (excluding public holidays) between 10am-9pm.

Alternatively, you can call 101.

Please quote incident 1277 of March 12.

Mick Ferris

Editor Email: mickferris@yellowad.co.uk