Merseyside Police are appealing for information after a pedestrian died following a collision involving a car in Southport this morning (Wednesday 30 January 2019).
A report was received shortly before 10.55am that a car had been in collision with a man on Town Lane Kew, near the hospital.
The man was pronounced dead at the scene and officers are in the process of locating next of kin.
A closure remains in place on Town Lane Kew and motorists are advised to seek alternative routes.
The driver of the car stopped at the scene and is assisting police with enquiries into the incident.
Anyone who witnessed the incident, has any information, or was passing at the time and has dashcam footage, is asked to contact Merseyside Police social media desk via Twitter @MerPolCC or Facebook Merseyside Police CC.
You can also call 0151 777 5747 or 101, quoting incident reference 307 of 30 January or call Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.