Man hit and killed by bus while crossing Snowy Mountains highway

A man has died in hospital after being hit by a bus while trying to cross highway near Kosciuszko National Park earlier this month.

Police said the 73-year-old man parked his car near the entry to the National Park at Bullocks Flat, and attempted to cross Alpine Way when he was struck on Friday 5 August.

The man was treated at the scene by paramedics before being airlifted to The Canberra Hospital with critical head injuries.


He passed away in hospital yesterday.

The bus driver was not injured in the crash was and taken to Cooma Hospital for mandatory testing.