Woman charged after fatal pedestrian crash at Mudgee

A woman has been charged over a fatal pedestrian crash in Central West NSW earlier this year.

Shortly before 10.30am on Thursday 18 August, a 69-year-old woman was walking across a pedestrian crossing on Market Street, Mudgee, when she was hit by a vehicle.

NSW Ambulance Paramedics attended, however, the woman died at the scene.


The 84-year-old female driver was treated at the scene before she was taken to Mudgee District Hospital for mandatory blood and urine testing.

Following inquiries, the woman was charged yesterday with dangerous driving occasioning death, not give way to pedestrian on crossing and negligent driving (occasioning death).

She is due to appear at Mudgee Local Court on Wednesday 30 November 2016.