A PENSIONER has died after being knocked down by a car in Crowthorne.

The 84-year-old, from Earley, Reading, was hit by the blue Mercedes when it was reversing out of Wellington College Sports Club, in Dukes Ride on Monday, April 15.

She was rushed to the Royal Berkshire Hospital where she died of her injuries yesterday (Thursday).

Police have launched an investigation into the collision and are appealing for witnesses.

Anyone with information can contact PC Joy Jarvis on 101 or, to remain anonymous, call Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.