A 52-year-old man has died after being hit by a car in Woolwich.

The pedestrian was struck in Woolwich Road near the junction of Warspite Road on Tuesday (December 11) at around 10.15pm.

He later died in hospital in the early hours of the morning.

The car stopped at the scene and police are looking for anyone who witnessed the crash to get in touch.

Formal identification of the victim awaits and no arrests have been made.

Those with information are asked to call the Serious Investigation Unit on 020 8285 1574.