Elderly man run over and killed in driveway of SA home

AN 85-year-old man has died after being run over by a car outside a house on the lower Eyre Peninsula in South Australia.

The elderly gentleman was struck in the driveway of a Cranston Street home in Port Lincoln just before 6.30pm last night.

Sadly, the 85-year-old man died at the scene.


The driver of the car, also an elderly man from Port Lincoln, was taken to hospital in severe shock.

Detectives from the state’s Major Crash Unit are investigating the circumstances surrounding the incident.