Higham Ferrers man dies a month after he was struck by car

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A man has died after he was struck by a car in Higham Ferrers in August.

Richard Shaw, 69, from Simpson Avenue in the town, died at University Hospital Coventry and Warwickshire on Friday.

He had been in hospital since Tuesday, August 13, when he was struck by a blue Ford Focus in Lancaster Street after apparently stumbling into the road.

Mr Shaw suffered serious head injuries in the incident, police said at the time.