Pedestrian dies on M23 near Gatwick

A pedestrian has died in a collision involving a van and lorry on the M23 near Gatwick.

It happened around 1am Thursday morning between junction 8 and 9 and caused the motorway to be closed for 10 hours.

Sgt Dan Pascoe, from Surrey Police, said: “The circumstances behind this collision are unclear at the moment.”

The force is asking anybody on the road around that time to get in touch if they witnessed anything, or have any useful dashcam footage.

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