Police are appealing for witnesses to a fatal hit and run collision after a woman’s body was found in a ditch near Wadebridge.
A member of the public called police shortly before 4.45am on Tuesday 19 July following the discovery of the woman’s body on Trewiston Lane, St Minver.
Officers believe the 45-year-old local woman may have been hit by a vehicle.
The road has been closed and officers from the Serious Collisions Investigation Unit are carrying out a forensic examination of the scene.
The woman’s next of kin has been informed.
Anyone who witnessed a collision between a pedestrian and a vehicle is asked to email [email protected] or call 101, quoting reference 81 of 19 July.
Source:: Devon and Cornwall Police News