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Police name man, 97, killed by car in Knighton, Powys

Police car

An elderly man who died after being hit by a car in Powys has been named by police as 97-year-old Richard Wood.

The A4113 Bridge Street in Knighton was closed following the incident on Thursday at about 10:25 GMT.

The Wales Air Ambulance and road ambulances were called to the scene between Larkey Lane and Presteigne Road.

Police urged anyone who saw the incident to come forward.

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