Brian Robson who was 84 and from Cosby, Leicestershire, was found injured at an address in Brooklands Road yesterday afternoon.
A drink-driver who hit a 13 year old boy and drove off, leaving him seriously injured in a ditch, has been jailed for 18 weeks.
Thousands of visitors visited the Victory Show 2012 this weekend to soak up some 1940's nostalgia.
A two-day Second World War event has attracted thousands of people in Leicestershire.
The Victory Day Show, held at Foxlands Farm in Cosby, showcased what life was like during the Second World War, from battle re-enactments to food, music and aircraft.
The weekend of camping featured vehicles from the 1940s, including tanks, boats, aircraft and farming machinery.
The weekend also included a Dinner Dance, where a crowd dressed in period costumes enjoyed a 1940's themed three course meal.