Pedestrian killed on A47 Wisbech bypass

A WOMAN pedestrian was killed yesterday evening (Sunday) after being involved in a collision with a car on the A47 Wisbech bypass.

Jolanta Baciuliene (43), of Pippin Drive, Wisbech, suffered fatal injuries after being struck by the black Fiat Punto at 5.35pm.

The accident happened near the level crossing on the A47, close to the junction with Halfpenny Lane. Ms Baciuliene was with a man who was not hurt in the collision.

The car was being driven by a 35-year-old woman from Leicester who was unhurt.

The road was closed while emergency services were in attendance and it reopened at 1.30am this morning (Monday).

Police would like to speak to anyone who saw the incident. Contact the Roads Policing Unit on 101.