York & North Yorkshire

Pedestrian dies after being hit by car near Whitby

A pedestrian has died from injuries he suffered when he was hit by a car in North Yorkshire.

Police said the collision happened just before 0000 BST on the A171 near the roundabout with the A169 on the outskirts of Whitby.

The male pedestrian has not yet been identified.

North Yorkshire Police are appealing for witnesses or anyone with information on the collision to contact road traffic officers.

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