York & North Yorkshire

North Yorkshire woman dies after being hit by car

A 72-year-old woman has died after being knocked over by a car near Selby, North Yorkshire.

Police said the woman was hit by a grey Ford Mondeo Estate on the A19 at Barlby at 16:30 GMT on Friday.

She was seriously injured in the collision and was pronounced dead at the scene. Police said her family had been informed of her death.

The A19 was closed until around 22:00 GMT while officers conducted an investigation into the collision.

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