Woman pedestrian killed in fatal collision was from Alton

POLICE have named the pedestrian who died after being involved in a collision with car in Leek town centre last Thursday evening.

She was Susan Cooper, aged 66, from the village of Alton in the Staffordshire Moorlands.

The accident happened on Ashbourne Road, close to the junction of Southbank Street, at around 6.30pm

A police spokesman said Susan’s family are being supported by specially trained officers.

An investigation into the circumstances of the collision is ongoing and witnesses are asked to call Staffordshire Police on 101, quoting incident 714 of March 16.