Runner dies after being struck by lorry in Hertfordshire

The scene of the accident

Police are appealing for witnesses after a runner died after being hit by a lorry near Baldock in Hertfordshire.

The man suffered serious injuries when he was struck by the lorry at around 4pm at the A507 Clothall Road at the junction of Warren Lane and Ashanger Lane. He died at the scene.

The road was closed while emergency services deal with the incident. Anyone with information is asked to contact Hertfordshire Police.