Man dies after being hit by van
A PEDESTRIAN has died after being hit by a van near Coventry.
The incident happened in Fillongley Road, Meriden, at 1.40pm on Thursday and saw two ambulances and the Warwickshire and Northamptonshire Air Ambulance called to the scene.
A West Midlands Ambulance Service spokesman said: “Crews arrived to find a man that had suffered multiple serious injuries and was receiving CPR by bystanders.
“Medics took over resuscitation attempts and advanced life support was carried out. Unfortunately, nothing could be done to save the man and he was confirmed dead at the scene.
“A second man, who was also a pedestrian, was uninjured in the incident but was treated at the scene for shock.”