Witness appeal launched following fatal collision on Station Hill in Eastleigh
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We are appealing for witnesses, or anyone with information, after a man died following a collision in Eastleigh.
The incident, involving a yellow HGV lorry and a yellow BMW, occurred at around 12.13pm today (7 June) on Station Hill.
Officers had been on patrol in the local area and were on the scene to respond to the incident, shortly after the collision had occurred.
Emergency services – including Southampton Central Ambulance Service and Hampshire and Isle of Wight Fire and Rescue Service – also attended the scene, with the surrounding roads closed while we responded.
The driver of the BMW, a 26-year-old man from Eastleigh, was taken to Southampton General Hospital with serious, life-threatening injuries, but sadly, later passed away.
His family have been informed and are being supported by officers at this time.
The road closures still remain in place at this time.
Sergeant Jon White, said: “We are currently carrying out our initial enquires to ascertain the exact circumstances which led to the tragic loss of a man’s life.
“We are keen to speak to anyone who was in the area at the time of the incident and may have dash-cam footage. Likewise, we would like to hear from any local businesses who may have relevant CCTV footage in the moments leading up to the incident.
“If you have any information regarding this incident, no matter how small or insignificant you believe it to be, please contact us as soon as possible as it could help aid our investigation.”
Anyone with information can make contact online or by calling 101 quoting 44220225028 or Operation Stature.