Elderly woman dies after being hit by a car

An 82-year-old woman died after she was hit by a car near Harrogate town centre.

Monday, 9th March 2015, 6:59 pm

The woman was hit by the car, a silver Kia Picanto driven by a 40-year-old woman from the Knaresborough area, at the exit of the Odeon Cinema on Station Avenue at around 10am today (March 9).

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She sustained serious injuries and died after being taken to Leeds General Infirmary.

Witnesses to the collision or anyone who noticed the car or pedestrian immediately prior to the collision, should contact North Yorkshire police on 101, select option 2, and ask for the Major Collision Investigation Team. Or email [email protected]

Please quote incident number 12150038748 when providing information about this incident.