Chorlton hit-and-run: Man struck by Porsche dies
- 11 March 2014
- From the section Manchester
A 25-year-old man has died after a hit-and-run crash involving a sports car in Manchester.
The man was struck by a Porsche while crossing Wilbraham Road, Chorlton, near the Spread Eagle pub at about 22:40 GMT on Monday, police said.
The black Porsche Panamera, which police say failed to stop after the collision, was later found burnt out on Brookburn Road.
A 32-year-old man has been arrested in connection with the incident.
The injured man had been in a critical condition in hospital after the collision.
Sgt Lee Westhead said: "We are continuing to investigate this collision where a young man has tragically lost his life.
"We would ask anyone with information to contact police urgently."