A pedestrian has died following a collision with a police car in Brighton.

Officers were responding to an emergency call.

The police hit the man on Devonshire Place in Kemptown at 12.50am this morning (August 25).

The man sadly died at the scene.

The road is currently closed while investigations are carried out.

As a police car is involved, the IPCC has been informed.

This is the usual procedure.

Anyone who saw what happened is asked to contact police online by clicking here quoting Operation Hertford.