A 21-YEAR-OLD uni student has died after being hit by a car in a midnight crash in South West London.
Charlotte Staplehurst was pronounced dead at the scene in New Malden after paramedics tried their best to save her.
Metropolitan Police Charlotte Staplehurst died after she was hit by a car in New Malden
Police and ambulance crews rushed to the scene in Coombe Road, New Maldon, shortly before midnight on Monday, but she died just 30 minutes later.
Charlotte, who was from Eastbourne, is understood to have been studying pharmaceutical studies at Kingston University.
The campus lies around three miles from the site of the crash.
Her next-of-kin has been informed.
Metropolitan Police The 21-year-old was studying at Kingston University