Two arrested after man dies in Dover collision

detectives investigating the murder of a man who was struck by a car in chessington are continuing to appeal for information

Witnesses are encouraged to come forward following a fatal collision in Dover. The incident happened on Frith Road at around 5.40pm on Saturday 9 November 2019 and involved a red Peugeot 207 and a man believed to be in his 40s. The man was treated by the South East Coast Ambulance Service for serious injuries but later died at the scene.

A 31-year-old man and a 30-year-old woman, both from the Dover area, have been arrested on suspicion of causing death by dangerous driving and remain in custody as enquiries continue. A vehicle believed to be involved in the collision was found abandoned in Astley Avenue near the allotments.

Investigating officers would like to hear from anyone who saw the car or the pedestrian in the moments leading up to the collision or afterwards, or who have dash cam footage from the area that was recorded around the time of the incident. Anyone with information is asked Kent Police’s Serious Collison Investigation Unit on 01622 798538 quoting reference DB/RF/118/19. Alternatively email [email protected]