Pedestrian, 82, dies in lorry accident in Nottingham

An 82-year-old pedestrian has died after being hit by a lorry in an accident in Nottinghamshire.

The woman was struck by the Ford transit truck on Boundary Road West in West Bridgford at 1000 BST, a Nottinghamshire police spokesman said.

The woman, who suffered serious head injuries and died at the scene, has not yet been identified.

A section of Boundary Road was cordoned off by police for four hours to allow an investigation to take place.

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