Police confirm pedestrian death following Loughton crash

Police have confirmed a man seriously injured in a Loughton crash at the weekend has died in hospital.

Essex Police were called to Rangers Road shortly after 11.05am on May 16, to reports of a collision involving a pedestrian and a silver BMW.

The pedestrian, a man in his 20s, was flown to hospital with life-threatening injuries but died three days later.

A police spokesperson said: “We want to thank the members of the public who stopped and helped with first aid at the scene. No-one has been arrested in connection with the collision but we continue to carry out enquiries.

“We need anyone who saw what happened or has CCTV or dash cam footage of the incident or the moments before it to contact us.
If you have any information you can submit a report online at https://www.essex.police.uk or use the ‘Live Chat’ button to speak to an online operator between 7am-11pm.”

Anyone with information should quote incident 405 of 16 May.

The public can also call police on 101 or contact Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.

Essex Live