Shropshire

Woman in 90s dies in crash at Church Stretton

A woman in her 90s has died after being hit by a lorry at Church Stretton in Shropshire, police have said.

West Mercia Police were called to the crash scene, near some traffic lights on the A49, at 07:10 GMT.

They said the lorry, which was being driven by a 49-year-old man, was travelling north from Hereford towards Shrewsbury when it hit the woman.

She was pronounced dead at the scene at around 07:40. Police said her next of kin are yet to be informed.

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