POLICE are appealing for witnesses after a man died in a hit and run incident in Crewe late on New Year’s Day.
The 32-year-old pedestrian, from Crewe, was in collision with a small red car near the East Cheshire and Thai Takeaway in Edleston Road shortly after 10pm.
The road between its junctions with Union Street and Chapel Street was sealed off as a police forensics team gathered evidence.
A Cheshire Police spokesman said: “The man died at the scene as a result of his injuries. Anyone with information is asked to call us on 01244 613328.”