A woman is dead after being hit by a car that left the scene late Friday night. 

Regina police said the woman was walking eastbound on Dewdney Avenue at Lewvan when she was hit by a northbound vehicle.

The woman was taken to hospital, but died from her injuries a short time later. 

Police have arrested a man who has been charged with hit and run causing death. 

The woman's name and age have not been released. 

The investigation continues.