Police appeal for witnesses following pedestrian's death
Police appeal for witnesses following Hamilton pedestrian's
Hamilton Police investigating a fatal collision
between a car and a pedestrian in the City's western suburbs
this morning are appealing for witnesses to what
Waikato Prevention Manager, Inspector Rob
Lindsay, said emergency services were called to the incident
on Whatawhata Rd in Dinsdale about 7.10am.
"The crash is
still under investigation by our Serious Crash Unit so it
would be inappropriate to speculate on the cause of what
happened but I can confirm a 64-year-old female pedestrian
injured in a collision with a car has subsequently died in
Waikato Hospital this morning.
"The driver of the car
stopped at the scene and is being spoken to by our staff.
While crash investigators work to establish what has
occurred, Police would like to express our sympathies to the
women's friends and family for their tragic loss."
Lindsay said anyone who witnessed the incident who hasn't
already spoken to Police is asked to contact Constable
Christopher Polglase at the Hamilton Central Police Station
on 07 858
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