A WOMAN pedestrian in her 60s has died after being involved in a collision with a Range Rover at the Coniston Hotel, Coniston Cold, near Skipton.

North Yorkshire Police say they were called by the ambulance service at just after 5.25pm on Friday to reports of a collision involving a Range Rover and a pedestrian.

A police spokesperson said: "Police attended and sadly the pedestrian, a woman in her 60s, died at the scene.

"The driver of the Range Rover, a man in his 60s, was arrested and released under investigation while inquiries continue.

"The family of the pedestrian is currently receiving support from specially-trained officers."

Police are not currently in a position to name the woman.