100yo woman dies after being hit by reversing van

A 100-year-old woman has died after being hit by a van on the NSW central coast.

Police say that around 8.50am on Friday 8 July, a 49-year-old man was reversing out of a driveway at Ettalong Beach, when the Hyundai iLoad van he was driving hit the elderly woman.

The woman was treated by an off-duty nurse until Paramedics arrived.


She was airlifted to Royal North Shore Hospital; however, died a short time later.

The 49-year-old driver was taken to Gosford Hospital for mandatory blood and urine testing.

Investigations into the incident are continuing.