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Man bailed after 27-year-old killed in crash

A man has been bailed following the death of a 27-year-old who was killed in a crash in south east London.

A 34-year-old man was arrested yesterday after a collision between a car and pedestrian in Romborough Way, Lewisham.

He was arrested on suspicion of driving under the influence of drugs.

The man has been bailed pending further enquires to a date in late January 2017.

Detectives from the Serious Collision Investigation Unit are investigating and they continue to appeal for witnesses and information.

Police were called by the London Ambulance Service shortly after 03:00hrs to reports of a collision between a car and a pedestrian.

Officers and the London Fire Brigade attended and found a 27-year-old male pedestrian with injuries. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

His next of kin have been informed.

– Met Police spokesman

A post-mortem examination and formal identification will be scheduled over the coming few days.

The driver stopped at the scene.