Coventry & Warwickshire

Coventry woman dies after Hillfields collision

A 25-year-old woman from Coventry has died after being hit by a car.

The woman was hit by a black Vauxhall Astra in Catherine Street, Hillfields, at about 23:10 BST on Friday.

West Midlands Police have not released her identity yet but said she died shortly after being taken to Walsgrave Hospital.

The 20-year-old Astra driver was arrested on suspicion of causing death by careless driving. He was not hurt in the crash and is being held in custody.

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