Woman, 91, dies after colliding with car reversing off driveway in Colchester

Colchester General Hospital

Colchester General Hospital - Credit: Su Anderson

A police investigation is underway after a female pedestrian who was involved in a car crash this morning died.

The 91-year-old was hit by a grey Ford Mondeo reversing off a driveway in Alefounder Close, Colchester, at around 9am.

She suffered critical head injuries and was taken to Colchester Hospital by ambulance where she later died.

Officers are investigating the circumstances leading up to the collision and would like to speak to any witnesses.

Anybody that can help is asked to contact Essex Police on 101 or email collisionappeal@essex.pnn.police.uk

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