A 20 year old man has died after being hit by a car on the Main road at Allonby in Cumbria.
The accident happened just before 8pm on Sunday evening. The pedestrian, who was from Allonby was taken to the West Cumbria hospital but later died.
The driver of the car, a Suzuki Swift, was a 20 year old man who was also from Allonby. He was interviewed by the police. The road was closed for 4 hours. Cumbria police are appealing for witnesses to come forward.
More top news
Snow and heavy rain may hamper Monday morning rush hour
Often very windy, especially as we head into Sunday, with rain or showers. Met Office 'Be Aware' warnings have been issued
The family of a Cumbrian who suffered a botched blood transfusion are furious there was no reference to compensation in the Spending Review.