Man killed in M4 smash

A man believed to be in his late thirties was killed when he was struck by a light motor vehicle on the M4 early Friday evening.

Crisis Medical paramedics arrived on the scene, near to the Portland Road offramp,to find the man lying in the roadway, having sustained fatal injuries. Sadly he was declared dead on arrival.

A mom and two kids from the light motor vehicle involved suffered moderate injuries only and were attended to on scene before being taken through to a nearby hospital by Crisis Medical ambulance.

It’s unknown what caused the incident but bystanders allege the man was struck at high speed whilst attempting to cross the busy highway.

The local authorities were on scene and will investigate further.

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