Dog walker killed in hit and run

A woman has died after being hit by a car in Prudhoe while out walking her dog. The driver did not stop or report the collision.

A 26-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of causing death by dangerous driving.

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Man charged after dog walker killed in Northumberland

A man is due to appear in court charged with death by dangerous driving, after a woman was killed in Northumberland.

64-year-old Kathleen Heslop, from Prudhoe, died after she was hit by a car while walking her dog on the town's outskirts on Saturday night.

26-year-old David Paul Robinson of Woodhead Road in Prudhoe has been charged with causing death by dangerous driving, failing to report an accident and several other driving offences.

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