Elderly woman dies after being hit by car

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An elderly woman has died after being hit by a car in Cleveleys.

Enid Farrington, who is 87 and from the town, initially thought she had suffered a minor injury to her hip, but she was later found to have suffered a broken femur.

Sadly, her condition deteriorated and she passed away in hospital in the early hours of Sunday.

Police are appealing for witnesses to the crash.

She was walking across the car park of the Tramway pub on Victoria Road West around 10.40am on Saturday where she was struck by a Vauxhall Astra.

Sergeant Jon Allwright said: “This is a tragic incident and we are very keen to speak with anyone who may have witnessed it. If you saw what happened please contact us.”

Anybody with any information can contact police on 101