A PENSIONER has died after being hit by a car in a quiet residential street.

The 74-year-old woman was involved in an accident with a vehicle at Haydock Close in Calmore, Totton, just after 3.30pm on Monday.

She suffered serious injuries in the accident and was rushed to hospital but has now died.

Police are appealing for witnesses to the accident, which involved a Volkswagen Tiguan.

A spokesman said: "Officers are making enquiries into the exact circumstances of the collision and are keen to speak with any further witnesses they have not already spoken to.

"Maybe you were in the area, or your car has a dash cam that continues to record when the vehicle is parked?"

Anyone with information can call Hampshire police on 101, quoting reference number 44200108245. Alternatively they can call Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.