Pedestrian killed at Mowbray M5 flyover

2020-01-14 06:00

A man, possibly in his late 20s or early 30s, was killed trying to cross the N2 under the M5 flyover near Mowbray on Thursday 9 January. According to Ross Campbell, ER24 spokesperson, the man had been knocked down by a Mercedes Vito van transporting children in the afternoon.

ER24 paramedics were on the scene at 16:14 along with the traffic department and another private medical service.

“The man was found lying face down in the emergency lane and upon assessment, unfortunately, showed no signs of life. He was declared dead,” says Campbell.

He said the driver and passengers in the Vito were shaken by the incident, but fortunately uninjured.

The deceased was carrying no form of identity. The police were on the scene for further investigation.

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