A 59-year-old woman died after being struck by a vehicle, which then sped off, in Thompson, Man.

It happened Thursday night, just before 10 p.m., according to RCMP, who said the woman and a 52-year-old man were both hit in front of R.D. Parker Collegiate.

Both were rushed to Thompson General Hospital.

Shortly before 10:30 pm, RCMP were told the woman died from her injuries. The man remains in serious condition in hospital.

Anyone who may have witnessed the incident is urged to contact the Thompson RCMP at 204-677-6911.