The collision happened on Poplar Row (credit: Google Maps)
The pedestrian, in his 80s, died at the scene after the crash involving a Smart car in Poplar Row, at around 10.15pm on Sunday, 12 March.
A 20-year-old man, who was driving the vehicle, has been arrested on suspicion of causing death by dangerous driving.
Police are appealing for anyone with information to come forward.
In a statement, Essex Police said: “If you have any information, CCTV, dash cam or other footage in relation to this incident, then please get in contact with us.
“You can let us know by submitting a report on our website or by using our online Live Chat service available Monday to Friday (excluding public holidays) between 10am-9pm.
“Alternatively, you can call us on 101. In an emergency always call 999.
“If you would like to make an anonymous report, you can contact independent charity on Twitter at @CrimestoppersUK, by visiting their website or by calling 0800 555 111.
“Please quote incident 1277 of 12 March when providing any information to make sure it gets to the right person as quickly as possible.”
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