Police have released the name of a pedestrian who died after a vehicle collided with him near a Napier crossing.

Brian Pritchard of Napier died after being involved in a collision with a vehicle on Maadi Road last Thursday. He was 72 years old.

The scene of the fatal collision on Maadi Road, Onekawa, Napier. Photo / NZME
The scene of the fatal collision on Maadi Road, Onekawa, Napier. Photo / NZME

In a statement, police said they extended their sympathies to his family and friends.