Cambridgeshire

Alex Jeffery: Cambridge car victim died from head injuries

Alex Jeffery Image copyright Cambridgeshire Police
Image caption Alex Jeffery, 21, was involved in a fight in Cambridge city centre before he was hit by a car, police said

A 21-year-old man who was knocked down by a car in Cambridge died from head injuries, a post-mortem examination concluded.

Alex Jeffery was hit after being involved in a fight outside the Cambridge City Hotel on Downing Street, on 1 November.

Mr Jeffery, of Orchard Road, Melbourn, died in hospital a week later.

Jack Mulcahy, 24, from Capulet Court, Huntingdon, has been charged with his murder.

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Image caption Mr Jeffery was hit outside the hotel on Downing Street near the junction with Corn Exchange Street

Cambridgeshire Police said Mr Jeffery was hit outside the four-star hotel at about 03:40 GMT.

Officers have appealed for witnesses to come forward, including two female security guards who came to Mr Jeffery's aid on the night.

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