One dead, another fighting for life after car slams into pedestrians

A pedestrian has died and another is fighting for life after a crash on the New South Wales Central Coast.

Paramedics were called to Wilfred Barrett Drive at The Entrance North just after midnight after reports a car had struck two pedestrians.

One man believed to be aged in his 20s died at the scene.


A 46-year-old man was rushed to John Hunter Hospital in Newcastle in a critical condition.

The 44-year-old driver of the car wasn’t injured but was taken to Wyong Hospital for mandatory blood and urine tests.

Officers from the Crash Investigators Unit are continuing to investigate how the crash occurred.

A report will now be prepared for the Coroner.