South West Wales

Man, 77, dies after being hit by car in Swansea

A 77-year-old man has died after being hit by a car as he crossed the road in Swansea.

South Wales Police said it appeared the man was crossing the junction of Welcome Lane at about 22:30 GMT on Friday when he was struck.

He was taken to the city's Morriston Hospital where he died from his injuries.

Police said the 34-year-old driver was helping officers with inquiries.