appeal for witnesses to collision after Burnham pensioner dies
Police have this week made a fresh appeal for witnesses to a collision
in which a pensioner died after being struck by a passing car.
investigating the crash have installed signs around the site of
the incident after the 85 year-old lady was hit by a Nissan 350Z
at 5.18pm last Tuesday (January 14th).
was rushed to Frenchay Hospital with serious head injuries but
sadly passed away on Sunday morning.
police spokesman told Burnham-On-Sea.com: "The circumstances
of the collision are still being investigated and police have
asked for anyone who witnessed the incident to get in touch via
the Collision Investigation Unit on 101."
incident occurred at around 5.20pm in Berrow Road when the driver
of a Nissan 350Z and a pedestrian collided. The pedestrian was
knocked to the ground and was taken to Frenchay Hospital. Despite
receiving medical treatment she died on Sunday."
collision occurred during the busy evening rush-hour when a period
of heavy rain was passing through the town.