Police on Vancouver Island are hoping to speak with anyone who witnessed a fatal pedestrian collision.

Central Saanich Police say the crash happened shortly before 9 p.m. PT on Friday and left a woman in her late 40s dead.

She was hit on Mount Newton Cross Road by a man driving an SUV. Police have not specified the intersection.

Police say there's no suggestion either alcohol or speed played a factor in the incident.

The woman was taken to hospital where she was declared dead.