Person Killed in Fatal Collision on Inner Distribution Road in Reading

Police have closed the Inner Distribution Road (IDR) in Reading following a fatal collision this morning.(Saturday 21st October 2017) It is understood that one person has been killed after being struck by a vehicle on yards from Reading Police Station in the early hours of the morning. Despite efforts of Paramedics and other emergency services to save the person they died at the scene.

Local Diversion are in place and the road is likely to remain closed for a number of hours whilst accident invesigastion work is carried out by specialist officers.

Anyone with information or any driver who may have captured the incident of their dash cam is asked to contact Thames Valley Police on 101