Appeal for witnesses following fatal road traffic collision – A34, Oxfordshire
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Thames Valley Police is appealing for witnesses following a fatal road traffic collision on the A34 in Oxfordshire.
At around 3.20am today (29/11) there was a fatal road traffic collision on the northbound carriageway off the Peartree interchange.
There was a collision between an ambulance and a pedestrian. The ambulance was not on an emergency call during the incident.
The pedestrian, a 35-year-old man, tragically died at the scene.
His next of kin have been informed and are being supported by specially trained officers.
Investigating officer, Detective Constable Rob Turpin, of the Serious Collision Investigation Unit in Bicester police station, said: “This was a tragic incident where a 35-year-old man has died after being in a collision with an ambulance.
“I am now appealing for witnesses to this incident to assist with my investigation.
“I would appeal for anyone who may have seen this pedestrian, a 35-year-old man, in the northbound carriageway of the A34 at a time prior to the collision taking place.
“I would also like to ask that any motorists who have dash-cams in their cars and were driving near the area at this time review their footage to see if there is anything significant on there.
“It is believed that the man walked from Oxford city centre towards the Peartree interchange, before entering the northbound carriageway.
“If anyone saw this man in the time before the collision, please contact Thames Valley Police on 101, and quote 43190372771.