21 Nov 2014

Pedestrian killed near Paraparaumu

7:33 am on 21 November 2014

A pedestrian has died after being hit by a car last night on State Highway 1 north of Wellington.

The incident occurred at about 9.30pm, south of Paraparaumu.

The man, believed to be about 50, was walking along the highway when he was hit.

He was airlifted to Wellington hospital but died from his injuries

The highway was open to all traffic today.