Man hit by lorry on A617

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The A617 is closed in both directions on the approach to junction 29 of the M1 after a man was struck by a lorry.

The incident happened on the westbound carriageway of the A617 as it approaches the M1 from Glapwell at 11.10am.

The man has suffered serious injuries and the air ambulance is in attendance.

People should avoid the area where possible while investigations continue.