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Woman discovered in a ditch after fatal hit and run is named

A woman who died following an alleged hit and run has been named.

45-year-old Kate Bailey, from Wadebridge, was found lying in a ditch at the side of the road on Trewiston Lane early on Tuesday morning.

It's thought she had been out walking her dogs at the time of the incident.

A 50-year-old man arrested in London on suspicion of causing death by dangerous driving and failing to stop at the scene of an a road traffic collision, has been released on bail until October.

A white Landrover Defender thought to be involved in the collision is being investigated after it was recovered from Exeter St David's train station.

Police have renewed their appeal for anyone who saw the collision, or who has further information, to come forward.

They are particularly keen to speak to anyone who may have come across Kate's two dogs on the night of the incident which she was walking prior to the collision.

The dogs are not missing.

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