Walthamstow hit-and-run crash victim dies

A woman has died after a hit-and-run crash in Walthamstow, east London.

The victim, aged in her 20s, was knocked down by a dark-coloured Mercedes car in Markhouse Avenue on Wednesday night.

The woman, who was Vietnamese, died the next day but has not yet been formally identified.

Police want to trace the driver of the car, thought to be a C180 or C220 model, which was driven away from the scene towards Blackhorse Road.

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