Teen dies after being run over by ute in northern NSW

A TEENAGER has died after being run over by a ute being driven by a 17-year-old boy in northern NSW.

The 18-year-old was struck by a Toyota Hilux on Doyle Street, near the intersection of Nandewar Street, at Narrabri around 8:45pm on Thursday.

He was treated at the scene paramedics before being rushed by ambulance to Narrabri Hospital. Sadly, his injuries were too severe and he died shortly after arriving at the hospital.


Police have been told the Hilux was being driven by a 17-year-old boy. He was not injured however was taken to the same hospital for mandatory blood and urine testing.

A crime scene was established and investigations into the tragic incident are continuing.

A report will be prepared for the Coroner.