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Fatal collision appeal - Diss

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Police can confirm that an elderly woman has died following a road traffic collision in Diss. 

Officers were called at 2:30pm this afternoon, to reports of a red DAF van in collision with a female pedestrian at the junction of Victoria Road and Mere Street in the town. 

The pedestrian, a local woman in her 70s, was treated by paramedics but sadly died at the scene. Her next of kin are still being informed. 

The road remained closed while investigations into the circumstances of the collision took place. 

Roads policing officers would like to hear from anyone who may have witnessed the collision, the manner of the driving of the vehicle prior to it or from anyone who may have captured the incident on dash-cam.  Contact the Serious Collision Investigation Team at Norfolk Police on 101, quoting CAD NC-16072019-293.