A 30-year-old woman has died after she was hit by a car while attempting to cross the Arnhem Highway, 40 kilometres from Darwin.
PAramedics rushed to save the woman after she was struck around 9pm last night, however she died at the scene shortly afterwards.
An 85-year-old female driver was treated for shock following the incident, and is currently helping police with their investigations.
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The Northern Territory road toll is now 27, compared to 24 at the same time last year.