In Collision With

Incident

When 2016-08-08 06:52:00
Police attended? yes
Solar elevation 11° (day)
Light conditions Daylight
Weather Fine no high winds
Road type Single carriageway
Pedestrian crossing (human)? None within 50 metres
Junction? Not at junction or within 20 metres
Severity fatal
Involved 2 vehicles, and 2 casualties
Carriageway hazards None
Special conditions at site None
Speed limit 30 mph
Pedestrian crossing (physical)? No physical crossing facilities within 50 metres
Type Detail People
1 van or goods vehicle (3.5t mgw or under)
Severity Class Sex Age Detail
uninjured driver or rider male 42
1 fatal pedestrian female 40
Pedestrian location On footway or verge
Pedestrian movement Walking along in carriageway, back to traffic
2 serious pedestrian male 44
Pedestrian location On footway or verge
Pedestrian movement Walking along in carriageway, back to traffic
2 car
Manoeuvre Parked
1st point of impact Nearside
Severity Class Sex Age Detail
uninjured driver or rider male 42

References

  • Pedestrian dies after being crushed by generator that fell from lorry

    Emma Beeney, 40, was walking her husband Rob, 44, to work early yesterday morning when she was struck outside the village church in Etchingham, East Sussex.

  • Tributes pour in for serving soldier killed after generator fell from passing lorry

    A PEDESTRIAN who was crushed and killed when a generator fell from a passing lorry was a serving soldier, it emerged last night.

  • Family tributes to female soldier crushed to death by a generator which fell off a lorry

    THE family of a female solider who was crushed to death after a generator fell off the back of a lorry have paid tribute to their “precious and beautiful Emma”. Tragic Emma Beeney, 39, …

  • Woman killed by falling generator

    A woman who died after being hit by a generator which fell from a lorry is named as Emma Beeney.

  • Appeal for witnesses after fatal generator collision in Etchingham

    Officers are investigating after a pedestrian died in the incident.

  • http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/2016/08/08/woman-40-crushed-to-death-after-generator-fell-off-the-back-of-a/

  • Woman crushed to death after generator falls off lorry

    A 40-year-old woman has died after she was crushed by a generator which fell off the back of a lorry. The woman was pronounced dead at the scene of the accident which happened near Etchingham railway station in East Sussex. The victim has been identified as Emma Beeney, 40 from Etchingham A 44-year-old man was also seriously injured in the accident at 6.55am on Monday and taken to hospital in Brighton. He is in a stable condition. The driver of the lorry, a 42-year-old man from Ashford, Kent, has been arrested on suspicion of causing death by dangerous driving. A Sussex Police spokesman said: "Emergency services were called to a report of a generator having fallen off a Ford Transit flatbed lorry and hit two pedestrians in Etchingham High Street near the railway station level crossing just before 6.55am on Monday. "A 40-year-old woman sadly died at the scene. A man aged 44 also suffered serious injuries and was flown to the Royal Sussex County Hospital, Brighton. He is in a stable condition." Chief Inspector Rosie Ross said: "This was a tragic incident and we are investigating the circumstances. We would like to hear from anyone who saw the lorry before the incident or what actually happened." The driver has been released on bail pending further police inquiries until October 5, the spokesman added.