Londonderry: Man arrested after pedestrian killed by car

Image caption The man was knocked down on the Culmore Road

A man has been arrested after a pedestrian was knocked down and killed in Londonderry.

James Brendan O'Connor, 70, was hit by a car while walking along the Culmore Road just before 19:00 GMT on Sunday.

A 43-year-old man was arrested and questioned on suspicion of causing death by driving carelessly while unfit.

He has been released on bail pending further inquiries.

The road between Greenhaw Road and the Pennyburn Roundabout has now reopened to traffic.

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