Woman dies after being hit by car in Northamptonshire town

Police are appealing for witnesses to the crash
Police are appealing for witnesses to the crash

A 29-year-old woman has died after being hit by a car in Corby on Saturday night.

The woman was crossing the road with a 28-year-old man when the collision in Oakley Road, near the junction with Lyveden Way, took place at about 7.30pm.

The couple were initially involved in a collision with a red Daewoo Matiz before being involved in another collision with a silver Mercedes-Benz.

The woman from Corby was taken to Kettering General Hospital, where she later died.

The man sustained serious injuries and was taken to University Hospital Coventry.

Police would like to speak to anyone who may have witnessed this collision or who may have any information regarding it.

Anyone with information or who witnessed this incident is asked to call the Drivewatch Hotline on 0800 174615.