Police appeal for witnesses after 79-year-old pedestrian killed on A595

The fatal collision occurred outside of the Sun Inn, near Wigton. Credit: ITV Border

A 79-year-old woman has died after a collision on the A595 at Red Dial, near Wigton.

The collision happened at approximately 10:15pm on Monday night outside the Sun Inn.

The collision involved a 79-year old woman and two cars, a Volkswagen Golf and BMW 116.

Ambulance crews and doctors treated the woman, who lived locally, at the scene but she was pronounced dead.

Police are appealing for any witnesses to contact 101.