Nelson hit and run, Pedestrian dies in Hospital

Nelson hit and run, Pedestrian dies in Hospital

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Nelson Police Constable Shaun Berkett says Police confirmed that a pedestrian has died following a hit and run in central Nelson yesterday.

“Police can confirm a pedestrian has died following a collision involving a car in central Nelson yesterday,” says Constable Shaun Berkett.

The hit and run involved a car who hit a pedestrian at the intersection of Trafalgar Street and Bridge Street at around 12:30 pm.


The pedestrian was taken to hospital where they sadly since died.

Enquiries by Police are ongoing into the hit and run.

Police are seeking witnesses to the collision and encourage anyone with information to contact us via 105 and quote file number 201204/1633.

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