A woman from the United Kingdom has died after being struck by a car in central Hobart on Thursday evening.
The 39-year-old was crossing Collins Street when an unlicensed 53-year-old male driver failed to give way to pedestrians as he turned out of Argyle Street.
The NSW-registered Holden SUV struck the woman about 8.15pm.
She was rushed to the Royal Hobart Hospital but was pronounced dead a short time later.
The driver of the SUV was uninjured.
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Forensic officers attended the scene and carried out an investigation of the circumstances of the crash. Collins Street between Argyle Street and Market Place was closed for four hours.
In a statement, Tasmania Police said "initial investigations suggest inattention may be contributing factor in the crash".
Anyone with information, including dash cam footage of the white Holden prior to the crash, are encouraged to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.