A 71-year-old man has died after a crash involving a lorry in a main road.

Police were called to Kilburn High Road close to the junction with Cambridge Avenue just before 3.30pm yesterday afternoon (November 25).

There had been reports of a crash between a lorry and a pedestrian.

Officers attended the incident alongside paramedics from London Ambulance Service.

The pedestrian, a 71-year-old man, was confirmed dead at the scene.

A police spokesperson said that his next of kin are yet to be informed.

Kilburn High Road was shut in both directions following the crash but has since re-opened. 

The driver of the lorry stopped nearby a short time later and was spoken to by officers.

No arrests have been made. Any witnesses are asked to call 101 quoting reference CAD 4240/25Nov.