Huron County OPP have released the name of the 73-year-old woman who was killed after she was hit by a car near Wingham on Wednesday.

The deceased has been identified as 73-year-old Lena Siegers from Brussels, Ont.  A post-mortem examination is scheduled for Thursday.

At about 1:15 p.m., OPP along with Huron County EMS and North Huron Fire Department personnel responded to a pedestrian and motor vehicle collision south of Belgrave at the intersection of London Road and Morris Road.  

Police say the pedestrian entered onto London Road and the driver of a southbound Chevrolet Impala collided with her. 

The pedestrian was transported from the scene to a local hospital where she was pronounced deceased.

The traffic unit attended the scene to assist with the collision investigation. 

Any person with information regarding this collision should immediately contact Huron OPP at 1-888-310-1122 or (519) 524-8314.