A PEDESTRIAN has died after being hit by a car on the A24 at Ashington yesterday afternoon.
The 47-year-old man, from Henfield, died at the scene following the collision with a Peugeot 307.
The driver of the car, a man from Worthing, was unhurt but shocked.
The emergency services were called at 2.30pm to a collision between the Peugeot and pedestrian, southbound, just north of the Ashington turn off.
The road was closed southbound up to Buck Barn but re-opened shortly after the incident.
Anyone who witnessed the collision should ring Sussex Police on 101 quoting Operation Copland or email firstname.lastname@example.org