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Witnesses sought to fatal collision

Several drivers may have seen what happened

A road accident which claimed the life of a woman in Onchan has prompted a police appeal for witnesses.

The incident - involving a white van and a pedestrian - took place on Royal Avenue, close to the junction with Royal Drive at around 9:50 am yesterday (18 October).

The driver is assisting officers with their investigations after the 66-year-old died at the scene.

A number of other vehicles were in the area at the time, and may have seen what happened.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Police Headquarters on 631212.  

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