Woman died in Watford High Street after Skip Lorry Ran over her

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Watford High Street was closed as police carried an investigation after a pedestrian had gone under the wheels of a Large DAF Skip Lorry.

 

Herts police have confirmed that a woman in her 50s, has sadly died due to the collision just before 1.10pm today.

 

Her family are aware and are being supported by specially-trained officers.

 

Watford High Street has now been re-opened following this afternoon's fatal collision.

Police advise anyone travelling in the town area this evening to allow extra time for the traffic congestion.

 

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Watford High Street was closed as police carried an investigation after a pedestrian had gone under the wheels of a Large Skip Truck.

 

Police instigate and cover sight of victims body.Police investigate and cover sight of victims body.

 

one witness reportedly saw a large pool of blood and another saw a workman on the phone in tears.

 

Police Cordon Off Watford High Street after Lorry Runs over PedestianPolice Cordoned off road - WatfordLondon images

 

The incident happened between the junction of Church Street and Market Street.

 

 

Hertfordshire Constabulary spokesperson said: "Police were called shortly before 1.10pm on Monday, March 12 to report a road traffic collision in High Street, Watford, involving a vehicle and a pedestrian.

 

 

 

Sergeant Martin Kemp, from the Bedfordshire, Cambridgeshire and Hertfordshire Road Policing Unit, is appealing for witnesses to the incident. If you saw what happened and have not yet spoken to police, or have any further information that could assist the investigation, please call 101 quoting ISR 383 of March 12.

 

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