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Investgation underway following fatal collision at Brocklebank Dock, Bootle

News   •   May 16, 2019 15:08 BST

We can confirm an investigation is underway following a fatal collision in Bootle yesterday evening, Wednesday 15 May.

Emergency services were called to Brocklebank Dock at around 7.30pm to reports of a collision involving a lorry and a pedestrian.

The pedestrian, a man in his 30’s, was sadly pronounced dead at the scene. Following enquiries, a 31-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of death by careless driving and drug driving.

The victim’s next of kin have been informed. The Health and Safety Executive (HSE) has been informed.

Anyone with information on the collision is asked to contact @MerPolCC, 101 quoting ref.19100245759 or the Roads Policing Unit on 0151 777 5747.