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Pregnant woman dies after being hit by car

A pregnant woman from Coventry has died after being hit by a car.

Emergency services were called to London Road near to the junction with Abbey Road at 5:35pm.

The 33-year-old woman was seven months pregnant.

Family liaison officers have been appointed to support the woman’s family at this very difficult time.

London Road is a busy road and we would like to hear from anyone who witnessed the collision last night.

The driver of the Nissan, a 57-year-old local man, was voluntarily interviewed and continues to co-operate with officers.

– Police Constable Damian Gibson, from the Collision Investigation Unit

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