Man killed in Banstead after walking in road

A man spotted walking in the middle of a main road in Surrey has died after he was hit by a car.

Police said he was seen in Croydon Lane, Banstead, just before 01:00 BST.

As officers headed to the scene, they received a call to say that the pedestrian had been involved in a collision with a green Mercedes E240.

The man, who was in his 30s, was pronounced dead at the scene. The road was closed for a number of hours, but has now reopened.

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