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Police appeal after man dies following A2 crash near Ebbsfleet

PUBLISHED: 14:27 27 June 2019 | UPDATED: 14:27 27 June 2019

Kent Police say the teenager has been found safe. Picture: Archant

Kent Police say the teenager has been found safe. Picture: Archant

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Kent police are appealing for public help after a fatal accident on the A2.

Two cars were involved in a collision near Ebbsfleet on Tuesday, June 25, but police think there may well have been others that took off afterwards.

Now collision investigators are renewing an appeal for information following the death of a passenger involved.

A man in his 60s from the Staplehurst area died in hospital the next day.

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The incident happened on the coast-bound carriageway and involved a blue Audi A4 and a black Infinity M35h.

But police say it is now understood other vehicles, that have not yet been identified, may also have been involved.

Officers are working to establish the full circumstances and are urging anyone who saw the cars in the moments leading up to the collision just after 4pm, or who has dash cam footage from the area around the time, to contact them.

They would also like to hear from any drivers who were involved in the collision and have not yet spoken to a police officer.

Witnesses can call the Serious Collision Investigation Unit on 01622 798 538 quoting 25-1172, or email sciu.td@kent.pnn.police.uk.

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