South East Wales

Pedestrian, 75, hit by car in Whitchurch, Cardiff, dies

Park Road and Lon-y-Celyn junction Image copyright Google

A 75-year-old pedestrian has died after he was hit by a car in Cardiff.

It happened on the Park Road and Lon-y-Celyn junction in Whitchurch on Wednesday at about 16:10 GMT, and involved a silver Daihatsu Charade.

The man was taken to Cardiff's University Hospital of Wales. Police said there were no immediate concerns for his condition, but he died later that evening.

The woman who was driving the car is helping police with their inquiries.