The crash happened earlier this afternoon
The crash happened in Oxlow Lane at around 3.05pm this afternoon.
Emergency services rushed there but the pedestrian was pronounced dead at the scene.
Sadly a man has died following a collision involving a lorry and a pedestrian in Dagenham this afternoon. Oxlow Lane remains closed and drivers are urged to avoid the area.https://t.co/iWQj4hEXzk
— Barking & Dagenham Police (@MPSBarkDag) August 26, 2020
In a statement, the Met Police said: “The lorry driver stopped at the scene and is helping police with their enquiries. No arrests have been made.
“Officers from the Serious Collision Investigation Unit (SCIU) are investigating and are keen to hear from anyone who was in the area and from drivers who have dashcam footage of the collision.
“Anyone with information is asked to call the SCIU at Chadwell Heath on 020 8597 4874 quoting CAD 4383/26Aug.”
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