POLICE have now confirmed that a pedestrian has died following a collision on the Foreglen Road near Claudy.
It’s understood the man was struck by a car at around 2 am this morning.
Inspector Peter Duncan said: “We are appealing for witnesses or anyone who was travelling on the Foreglan Road at around 2am to contact us.
“We are especially keen to hear from anyone who may have captured dashcam footage of the man walking along the road or of the Blue Hyundai involved in the collision.
“Please call 101, quoting reference 154 18/08/18.”
The man who died has not yet been named.
The Foreglen Road remains closed at this stage and diversions are in place.