A woman has died in hospital after being hit by a car in Johnstone on Thursday.

The woman was crossing with another woman at Walkinshaw Street when they were both struck by a blue Nissan Note car.

The incident happened at around 11.45am on Thursday, 29th October, at the junction with the High Street.

The two women, one aged 73 and one aged 80, were both taken to the Queen Elizabeth University Hospital in Glasgow.

Police confirmed this afternoon that the 80-year-old has now sadly died.

Police Scotland said: “Enquiries are ongoing into the full circumstances of what happened and anyone with information is asked to contact Police Scotland on 101, quoting incident 1140 of Thursday, 29 October 2020.”