A woman has died after being hit by a car in Upper Hutt.
It's unclear how the car hit the pedestrian on Akatarawa Rd, Brown Owl, a police spokeswoman said.
Police received a call to the scene at 2.07pm.
Wellington Free Ambulance confirmed its paramedics were attending to a woman who was critically injured, but could not say how it happened.
They have since confirmed the woman died.
Fire and Emergency NZ are assisting with traffic control.