Canterbury Police questioned the death of pedestrians on State Road 1 south of Dunsandel last night.
A 40-year-old woman was walking on the highway at 11:30 when he was hit by a car.
Inspector Peter Cooper of Canterbury rural area commander said that the driver of the car helped the police with ongoing questions.
. The accident took place around 11.30 on the highway between Sharlands Rd and Sheats Rd,. Said Cooper.
"The police would like to hear from those in the area and want to notice the 40-year-old woman walking on the highway."
Anyone who has information about the incident is asked to apply to local police stations.