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Man, 70, dies after being hit by car in Manchester

Oxford Road in Manchester Image copyright Google
Image caption The man was hit by a car in Oxford Road in the centre of Manchester

A 70-year-old man has died in hospital after being hit by a car in Manchester.

Officers were called to reports a man had been struck by a white Mini in Oxford Road in the city centre shortly before 22:30 GMT on Wednesday.

The man died a short time later as a result of his injuries, Greater Manchester Police said.

Sgt Darren Hancock said the man's family had been informed. He appealed for witnesses and anybody with dashcam footage to contact police.

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