Pensioner dies in Parkway Shopping Centre 'hit-and-run'

An 84-year-old woman has been killed in a "hit-and-run" in the car park of a Teesside shopping centre.

The pensioner was pronounced dead at the scene after being struck at the Parkway Shopping Centre at Coulby Newham, Middlesbrough, shortly before 11:00 GMT, police said.

The driver of what is believed to be a dark saloon car did not stop.

Cleveland Police have urged the driver to come forward and are appealing for witnesses to contact them.

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