Man, 35, killed in hit and run in Halifax

A man has died after being hit by a car in Halifax.

The collision happened just after 9pm on Saturday night on Skircoat Moor Road.

The 35-year-old pedestrian was pronounced dead at the scene and the driver did not stop.

The car involved was found abandoned nearby and the driver later handed himself in to police. He has been arrested on suspicion of causing death by dangerous driving.