Man dies in collision near Frenchay Hospital, Bristol this morning
By matt_2009 | Tuesday, November 20, 2012, 09:40
A man has died after being hit by a vehicle near to the Texaco garage on Frenchay Park Road in Bristol this morning (November 20).
Shortly after 7am the pedestrian, in his 70s, was taken to Frenchay Hospital where he was pronounced dead.
The vehicle did not stop following the collision. Police believe the vehicle will have damage to its front.
The road is closed between Beckspool Road and Malmains Drive while the emergency services deal with the incident and investigate the circumstances of the collision. Traffic is being diverted along Beckspool Road and Malmains Drive.
Anyone who saw the collision or the vehicle leaving the area, or sees a car with recent damage to its front, should contact police on 101.