Elderly woman, 92, hit by car in Southport dies

A 92-year-old woman has died after suffering serious head injuries when she was hit by a car in Southport, Merseyside.

Bessie Diggles from Irlam, Salford, was hit by a Nissan Micra as she crossed the Coastal Road near Pinfold Road on 4 November at 11:45 GMT.

A post mortem-examination is being carried out to establish a cause of death.

The driver stopped at the scene and is helping police with their inquiries.

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