Elderly man killed in road collision

A man in his seventies has died in a road collision in Deal. Kent Police were called to the incident at the junction of Victoria Road and Marine Road at 11.40 this morning. The man, who has not been named, was pronounced dead at the scene.

Officers have spoken to a number of witnesses but still want to contact the driver of a long wheelbase transit-type van that was amongst vehicles in the area at the time. Anyone with information is urged to call Kent Police on 01622 798538.