Appeal for witnesses - fatal collision
Mon 3 Mar, 2014
Issued in association with Thames Valley Police
Police are appealing for witnesses following a fatal road traffic collision in Milton Keynes this morning.
At around 7.55am, a black Peugeot car collided with a pedestrian on the southbound carriageway of the V11 Tongwell Street in Broughton.
The pedestrian, a 21-year-old woman from Milton Keynes, died at the scene. Her next of kin has been informed.
Firefighters from Broughton Fire Station were among the emergency services at the scene. The road was closed while Roads Policing officers examined the scene, and both carriageways have since reopened.
PC Daniel Smith, of Thames Valley Police Joint Operations Unit for Roads Policing, said: “We are investigating the circumstances of this fatal collision and I am appealing for any witnesses to contact police.
“If you witnessed the collision or saw the vehicle travelling prior to the collision or the pedestrian before the incident, please speak to an officer.”
Anyone with any information about the collision should contact PC Smith on the Thames Valley Police 24-hour non-emergency number, 101, quoting URN 170 of 3/3.
If you do not want to speak directly to the police, you can contact the independent charity Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 or online at www.crimestoppers-uk.org.