A dog has died after being hit by a car near Horton Heath.

The grey French Bulldog was crossing the road on a lead when he was struck by a black Volkswagen Polo.

The driver didn't stop and continued in the direction of Fair Oak.

Anyone who may have witnessed the crash on the B3354 Botley Road near Dumpers Drove is urged to come forward. It happened at around 3.30pm on Sunday.

A police spokesman said: “Did you see this car in the area at the time? Did you witness the collision itself, or have relevant dash cam footage?

“Anyone with information should call 101 quoting reference 44230504171.”