Appeal after fatal collision in Hengrove

Police are looking for witnesses following a fatal collision in Hengrove last night (Monday 19 July).

At approximately 9.50pm yesterday officers were called to a collision involving a motorbike and a pedestrian in Hengrove Way.

Paramedics provided emergency treatment to the pedestrian, but sadly he was pronounced dead at the scene. Formal identification has yet to take place.

A 20-year-old man has been arrested and remains in custody at this time.The road was closed while investigation work was carried out at the scene but it reopened at about 2.40am this morning (Tuesday 20 July).

Anyone who saw what happened and has not yet talked to police, or has CCTV or dashcam footage showing the area, should call 101 and give reference number 5221163398.