Woman killed in Leyland as car mounts pavement
- 7 July 2014
- From the section Lancashire
A woman died when a car mounted a pavement and hit her as she stepped out from a shop in Leyland.
Police said the pedestrian was on Sumner Street at 13:00 BST when a gold Nissan Qashqai struck her.
The 53-year-old died at the scene. Traffic officers closed the road, with Lancashire Police launching an investigation into the circumstances.
PC James Power said: "I would appeal to anybody that witnessed this collision to contact the police."