A13 death: Police name man killed after being hit by car

The police are appealing for witnesses and dash cam footage after a man was hit by a car on the A13

The police are appealing for witnesses and dash cam footage after a man was hit by a car on the A13 on Sunday, September 15. Picture: Google - Credit: Archant

The man who died after being hit by a car on the A13 has been named as Gediminas Valionis.

The 36-year-old Lithuanian national was walking in the road at around 3.50am on Sunday, September 15 when he was hit.

A post mortem examination gave the cause of death as multiple injuries and Mr Valionis' next of kin have been informed.

The driver of the vehicle involved in the crash - a black BMW 5 series - did not stop at the scene but police said the 39-year-old man returned to the scene a short time later.

He was arrested on suspicion of causing death by dangerous driving and driving under the influence of alcohol, and has since been released under investigation.


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Police are continuing to appeal for witnesses to come forward. Anyone with information or footage is asked to call Det Con Harry Nunez on 020 8597 4874 quoting CAD 1460/15SEP19.

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