A PEDESTRIAN has died after being hit by a car on the A19.

Cleveland Police are appealing for witnesses to the incident which happened on the A19 Southbound near to Ron Perry Services, north of Wolviston, at 12.08am this morning (Saturday May 30).

It involved a silver Hyundai Tucson and a pedestrian.

Sadly, the pedestrian died at the scene.

Officers are asking for anyone who witnessed the collision or who may have captured it on dash cam footage to contact Cleveland Police on 101 quoting 086951.