Bolton pedestrian death: Man charged with manslaughter

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Scene on Tennnyson Road
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The man was hit by a VW Golf in Tennyson Road in Farnworth

A man has been charged with the manslaughter of a pedestrian who was hit by a car.

The 26-year-old victim died after he was stuck on Tennyson Road in Farnworth, Bolton, at about 08:15 GMT on Monday.

Police said the man and the car may have been involved in a "disturbance" nearby before the crash.

Shaun Ward, 22, of no fixed address, will appear at Bolton Magistrates' Court later.

A 24-year-old woman who was arrested on suspicion of murder has been bailed pending further inquiries.

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