Thursday 2nd July 2015 – 8am – Jamie Arrowsmith.
A woman has been fatally injured following a collision between a lorry and a pedestrian between Lichfield and Burton-upon-Trent, in the early hours of this morning (Thursday).
West Midlands Ambulance Service was called to the A38 between Clay Mills and Stretton, shortly after 12.40am and sent an ambulance and a paramedic area support officer to the scene.
A West Midlands Ambulance Service spokesman said: “Crews arrived to find a lorry and pedestrian that had been in collision.
“The pedestrian, a woman, had suffered significant injuries in the collision.
“Unfortunately, it quickly became evident that nothing could be done to save her and she was confirmed dead at the scene.
“The lorry driver, a man, was assessed by medics and discharged on scene.”