Two arrested over death of man in Berrow
hit and run accident
men have been arrested following the death of 32-year-old Mark
Close iin a hit-and-run accident at Berrow in the early hours
of Saturday July 16th.
victim, Mark Close of Weston-super-Mare (pictured), was walking
Road with two other men when he was struck by a car, thought
to be a light blue Ford Sierra. He
was declared dead at the scene.
22 year-old from Bristol was arrested on suspicion of causing
death by dangerous driving. He was held in custody at Taunton
a second man was also arrested on suspicion of dangerous driving.
The 18-year-old, also from Bristol, was questioned by police.
Avon and Somerset Police spokesman said: "We would appeal
for anyone with information on this death to come forward."
with information should contact Crimestoppers
on 0800 555 111. You do not have to give your name and you could
receive a reward.
Map showing location of Barton Road
Avon and Somerset Constabulary