Man dies after road accident near Chichester

Police are appealing for witnesses after a pedestrian died following a collision in Chichester on Friday (December 2).

A 54-year-old man was hit by a Ford van on the Chichester by-pass between Whyke roundabout and the Stockbridge roundabout at around 4.50pm.

He was taken to St Richard’s Hospital by ambulance where he later sadly died after suffering serious injuries.

The driver of the van, a 34-year-old man, was left uninjured.

Anyone with information about the collision is asked to contact Sussex Police on 101 quoting Operation Bantam.