Pedestrian, 23, dead following two-car collision in Coventry - The Coventry Observer

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Pedestrian, 23, dead following two-car collision in Coventry

John Carlon 6th Feb, 2020

A PEDESTRIAN who was hit by a car in a collision in Coventry has died in hospital.

Sergiu Vlasceanu, aged 23, was struck in a two car crash on Sandy Lane, Radford, on January 23.

Police say they were called out to the scene shortly after 9.30pm, where Sergiu was found with serious injuries.

He was taken to hospital, but he died in the early hours of January 29.

On February 5, Sergiu’s family in Romania added their voice to police officers’ appeal for information.

Detective Sergeant Paul Hughes, from the Serious Collision Investigation Unit, said: “We are urgently appealing for anyone with information to contact us.

“We particularly want to speak to anyone who saw a silver Peugeot 206 and a silver Seat Ibiza in the moments before the collision.

“If you saw anything or have dashcam footage please contact us.”

Two drivers who stopped at the scene are assisting police with enquiries.

Information can be given by contacting collision investigators on, via Live Chat at between 8am and midnight, call 101 anytime quoting log 2492 of 23/01.

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