Police are searching for a specific vehicle following a hit and run collision which left a woman dead near Wadebridge.
A member of the public called police shortly before 4.45am on Tuesday 19 July following the discovery of the woman’s body on Trewiston Lane, St Minver.
Officers believe the 45-year-old local woman may have been hit by a vehicle and are searching for a Landrover Defender type vehicle which would have damage to its lights on the nearside.
The road has been closed and officers from the Serious Collisions Investigation Unit are carrying out a forensic examination of the scene.
The woman’s next of kin has been informed.
Anyone who witnessed a collision between a pedestrian and a vehicle, or who sees such a vehicle is asked to email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 101, quoting reference 81 of 19 July.