A woman has died after being run over by a car in the NSW Riverina region overnight.
The horror accident occurred just before 8.30pm on Walla Avenue at Griffith.
Police say that upon arrival at the scene, the 55-year-old victim was found with critical injuries.
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Despite desperate attempts by paramedics, she died at the scene.
The driver of the car, a 25-year-old man, was taken to Griffith Hospital for mandatory blood and urine testing.
A crime scene has been established with investigations underway.
Officers are appealing for anyone who witnessed the incident to contact Crime Stoppers.