Catriona Josephine Johnston named as victim of hit-and-run collision outside Coleraine

Police have confirmed the name of the woman who died following a hit-and-run collision between Coleraine and Limavady on Tuesday night (December 6).

She was 35-year-old Catriona Josephine Johnston.

Ms Johnston, who was 35, was a pedestrian and died at the scene of the collision on the Dunhill Road.

A PSNI spokesperson confirmed that shortly after 7pm, police received a report from a passing motorist concerned for the safety of a female pedestrian walking on the Dunhill Road.

Catriona Josephine Johnston.

Anyone with information in regards to the collision or who may have dashcam footage from around the time is asked to contact police on 101 quoting reference number 1653 06/12/22.

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Detective Inspector Peter MacCionáoith said: “We would ask anyone who was travelling on the Dunhill Road on Tuesday evening at around 7pm to review any dashcam footage they may have captured and call us in CID Coleraine on 101 with any information they have. The reference number is 1653 06/12/22.”

The Dunhill Road, Coleraine. Picture: Google