Man from Wisbech who died after being hit by a lorry while repairing a tractor near Little Downham has been named

Man dies following collision near Little Downham

Man dies following collision near Little Downham - Credit: Archant

A man who died after being hit by a lorry near Little Downham while repairing a tractor on the roadside has been named as Alvis Smith from Wisbech.

The 48-year-old, of Tower Road, was hit by the Iveco Ford HGV at around 2.15pm on Tuesday (June 19) in Main Drove.

He tragically died at the scene.

A second man, also in his 40s, received serious, but not life threatening, injuries and was taken to hospital for treatment.

The driver of the vehicle, a man in his 50s, was uninjured.


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Officers are investigating the circumstances of the collision. No arrests have been made.

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