A man has died following a collision near Shipston.

Police and emergency services were called to the A429 close to the Darlingscott crossroads at around 4.45am this morning.

An HGV lorry is believed to have been in collision with a pedestrian. The lorry failed to stop

A man from Wiltshire has been arrested in connection with the incident. He remains in police custody at this time.

The road is currently closed at the Tredington island and the Darlingscott crossroads with the closures expected to remain until mid-morning.