UPDATE: Driver arrested after pedestrian is killed in collision

The accident happened southbound on the A23 in Sayers Common
The accident happened southbound on the A23 in Sayers Common

A man has been arrested following a fatal collision in which a pedestrian died this morning.

Emergency services were called to Wistaria Road in Wisbech at about 10.20am with reports of a collision involving a gold Rover 75 and a pedestrian.

Sadly the pedestrian, a man in his 40s, died at the scene.

The driver of the vehicle, a 51-year-old man from Wisbech, has been arrested following the collision and remains at the Police Investigation Centre in Kings Lynn.

Anyone who was in the area at the time and witnessed the collision is asked to call the Road Policing Unit on 101.