Man dies after being hit by taxi near Hull


Police are investigating following the death of a man who was hit by a taxi in Hessle, near Hull.

The man, in his 50s, was on Woodfield Lane close to the junction with Cliff Top Lane, when he was involved in the collision with a black Mercedes Vito taxi shortly before 2am on Sunday.

Police and paramedics attended the scene but the man was pronounced dead a short time later.

Police want to speak to anyone who saw the black Mercedes Vito taxi in the Cliff Top Lane area during the early hours of the morning.

Call Humberside Police on 101 or Crimestoppers, anonymously, on 0800 555111.