bentleyTWO Brits have been detained following the hit and run of a South American woman in San Pedro de Alcantara on Monday.

The victim, who is said to have been struck by a Bentley with a UK number plate, was rushed to hospital.

She died from cardiac arrest shortly after arriving.

The pair have yet to be identified but the suspected driver is understood to have failed a breath test.

The 40-year-old victim is believed to have been thrown 100ft when the Bentley hit her at speed.

The incident happened at around 8.30pm before the pair were later arrested at a bar in Estepona.

The victim has not been identified.