A pedestrian has died after becoming trapped under the wheels of a lorry in a horror smash in south London. The man died at the scene after being struck by the vehicle in Catford at around 12.30pm today, police confirmed.
The driver of the lorry was not injured in the serious collision. London Ambulance Service, London Fire Brigade and London’s Air Ambulance were raced to the scene following the horror. Police said there have been no arrests and enquiries continue.
Road closures are now in place Catford Broadway, Plassy Road and Canadian Avenue. Buses are also being diverted while police investigate.