Man struck by van in Salford dies
- 2 February 2013
- From the section Manchester
A man has died after he was hit by a van in Salford.
Reece Duffy, 22, from Irlam, was walking on Liverpool Road, Patricroft, when he was struck by a Vauxhall Corsa van at about 20:00 GMT on Friday.
Greater Manchester Police said he was taken to hospital for treatment to serious injuries but died in the early hours of Saturday.
A 19-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of causing death by dangerous driving.
Liverpool Road was closed in both directions while police were at the scene but later reopened.