Pedestrian killed in road crash in Dover

A pedestrian has been killed when he was struck by a lorry on the A20 in south Kent.

Police said the incident took place in the Samphire Hoe area of Dover shortly after 09:00 BST on Friday.

Both carriageways of the A20 were shut at the Courtwood interchange for about five hours to allow emergency services access to the scene.

The force has appealed for anyone with information about the incident to contact officers.

Related Internet links

The BBC is not responsible for the content of external Internet sites