26 Aug 2014

Pedestrian dead after being hit by car

8:52 am on 26 August 2014

A woman is dead after being hit by a car on a pedestrian crossing in Palmerston North last night.

The 32-year-old was crossing the road with her partner when she was hit by a car about 6.20pm.

A police spokesperson said she died at the scene. Ambulance staff treated her partner for minor injuries.

The police are speaking to the driver of the car and witnesses.