Witness appeal issued following fatal collision near Folkestone

An appeal for witnesses has been launched by officers investigating a fatal collision on the M20 near Folkestone.

The collision involving a white HGV and white Vauxhall Vivaro van is reported to have taken place at 4.54pm on Thursday 10 January 2019.

Both vehicles were in the first lane of the coastbound M20 between Junctions 11 and 11A.

The driver of the van, a 54-year-old man from Folkestone, suffered serious injuries and was taken to a London hospital where he later died.

Officers from the Serious Collision Investigation Unit are appealing for witnesses to the collision, and they are also asking for anyone with dashcam footage to come forward.

If you can help, call the appeal line on 01622 798538 or email sciu.td@kent.pnn.police.uk quoting HW/DJ/009/19.