Man, 86, dies in Dorset after being hit by car

An 86-year-old man died after being struck by a car as he stood by his parked vehicle in Dorset.

Police were called to Glenmoor Road in Ferndown on Friday evening and closed a section of the road for several hours.

The man, who had suffered extensive injuries, was treated at the scene but died later in hospital. The 42-year-old woman driver of the car was unhurt.

Officers from Dorset Police said no-one had been arrested and appealed for witnesses to come forward.

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