Globe-trotting Oscar the dog who toured the world with his owner has died after being hit by a lorry in California

Globe-trotting Oscar the dog's latest trip has ended in tragedy after he was killed by a lorry in California.

The mongrel became an internet sensation after he travelled the world, stopping at iconic landmarks including the Eiffel Tower and the Great Wall of China, with his owner Joanne Lefson.

But his latest adventure ended in sadness last Friday when he died in San Jose, California.

See the sad news here: Globe-trotting Oscar the dog who toured the world with his owner Joanne Lefson has died after being hit by a lorry in California | Mail Online