A 90-year-old man has been killed in an apparent hit-and-run crash.
The pedestrian was struck by a car at the junction of The Street and Lower Sea Lane in Charmouth, Dorset, at about 19:15 GMT on Thursday.
Dorset Police said members of the public, officers and paramedics attempted to help the man but he was pronounced dead at the scene.
A local man in his 40s has been arrested on suspicion of driving offences.
The force said the victim’s next of kin had been informed and a file had been passed on to the coroner.
Sgt Sarah Jones said: “Our thoughts are with the man’s family at this very distressing time.”
A spokesperson for Dorset Police said it was reported that the car driver had failed to stop following the crash.