POLICE are appealing for witnesses following a fatal collision involving a car and a pedestrian on Dean Row Road, Wilmslow.

The incident happened at 5.40pm on Monday, and involved a silver Peugeot 206 and a pedestrian.

The pedestrian, a 44-year-old woman from Wilmslow, died as a result of her injuries in hospital.

Her family have been informed and are being supported by specialist officers at this time.

A 52-year-old man from Wilmslow has been arrested on suspicion of causing death by dangerous driving. He remains in police custody at this time.

Anyone with any information in relation to the incident is asked to contact Cheshire Police on 101 quoting IML 313017 or visit cheshire.police.uk/contact/general-enquiries/

Anyone with any dashcam footage of the incident is asked to visit cheshire.police.uk/advice-and-support/roads-and-vehicle-safety/submit-dashcam-footage