A 27-year-old man died after a collision with a car as he walked along the A483 in Wrexham.
Police and ambulance crews were called to the incident shortly after 6.20pm on Saturday.
Force incident manager, Inspector Gareth Jones of North Wales Police, said officers responded to reports of a man having been being struck by a vehicle as he was walking southbound down the A483 between junctions four and five near B&Q.
“Upon arrival they found the man, a 27-year-old local male, had been struck by a silver Vauxhall Corsa vehicle,” he said. “He was pronounced deceased at the scene.
“The driver of the Vauxhall Corsa had waited at the scene for officers’ arrival.”
A Welsh Ambulance service spokesman said crews were called at 6.19pm on Saturday, to a road traffic collision involving a car and a pedestrian on the southbound carriageway of the A483, between junctions four and five.
“We sent a rapid response vehicle and an emergency ambulance to the scene, where sadly a man in his 20s was pronounced dead,” he said.
“A woman in her 40s was taken to Wrexham Maelor Hospital for a precautionary check-up.”
North Wales Police are appealing for witnesses to help with their enquiries.
Anyone who witnessed the incident or the events leading up it are asked to contact PC 1865 Joanne Roberts of the Deeside roads policing unit on 101 quoting incident reference number P177178.