A MAN has died following a collision involving a car and a pedestrian in Petersfield.

Hampshire Police have launched an appeal for witnesses following the sad incident on Friday night.

The victim – a man in his 40s – came into collision with a red Audi A1 on Winchester Road shortly before 11pm.

The pedestrian was taken to hospital but died shortly afterwards.

Police have begun an investigation and are keen to hear from witnesses or anyone who may have dashcam footage of the area around the time.

They would also like to hear from a man, dressed in dark clothing, who was pushing a silver BMX as he may have witnessed the incident.

Anyone with information should call 101 quoting 44240070030 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.

Alternatively, follow this link; https://www.hampshire.police.uk/contact/af/contact-us-forms/provide-more-information-about-a-road-traffic-incident/