Stafford pedestrian struck by car dies
A pedestrian died when he was hit by a car in Staffordshire.
The man was found with fatal injuries on the verge of Dale Lane, Stafford, at about 01:15 GMT.
The nearby A518 was temporarily closed in both directions while investigation work took place.
An ambulance service spokeswoman said: "Unfortunately, it quickly became apparent that nothing could be done to save the man and he was confirmed deceased at the scene."