Canvey Island: Woman Dies After Hit By Car

An elderly woman has died after she was hit by a car on Canvey Island.

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The pedestrian was struck by a blue Ford Focus at the junction of Mitchells Avenue and Gains Close shortly after 10am yesterday (Saturday 15 February).

She was taken to Basildon University Hospital by paramedics after sustaining a head injury and died there a few hours later.

The female car driver was uninjured.

Any witnesses to this fatal crash are urged to contact Essex Police's Serious Collision Investigation Unit on 01245 240590 or email collisionappeal@essex.pnn.police.uk

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