Thursday 2nd April 2015 – 2.20pm – Chris Kowalik.
A pedestrian has died following a collision with a heavy goods vehicle in north Staffordshire.
It happened at the junction of Ball Haye Street and Fountain Street, Leek. An off-duty East Midlands Ambulance Service paramedic who was in the area immediately went to help. West Midlands Ambulance Service was called at 10am sending an advanced community paramedic and a paramedic area support officer in rapid response vehicles and an ambulance crew.
Despite all the best efforts, the man was sadly confirmed dead at the scene.