York & North Yorkshire

Woman hit by a car in York dies

A 38-year-old woman has died after being hit by a car near York.

The accident happened on Tuesday night on the B1363 Wigginton Road, just north of the city.

North Yorkshire Police said the woman was hit by a Renault Laguna as she walked towards the ring road. She was taken to York Hospital, but later died from her injuries.

Police are appealing for witnesses and said the driver of the car was "helping them with their inquiries".

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