Pedestrian dies in Claremont crash


Sadly, a male pedestrian has died following a crash with a vehicle in Claremont last night.


An 81-year-old male pedestrian was struck by a car whilst walking across Main Road in Claremont at about 9.15pm.


The man died at the scene and our thoughts are with his family and loved ones at this difficult time.


Police are investigating the matter. Initial investigations suggest it was raining at the time. The driver of the vehicle remained at the scene.


Anyone who may have seen the man walking along Main Road is asked to contact Glenorchy Police on 131444.