Woman hit and killed by car on pedestrian crossing in NSW

A WOMAN has died after being run over by a car while using a pedestrian crossing in Central West NSW.

Police said the 69-year-old woman was struck while crossing Market Street in Mudgee shortly before 10.30am this morning.

Police said the woman was on a pedestrian crossing when she was hit. She sustained life-threatening injuries and sadly died at the scene.


The driver of the car, an 84-year-old woman, was treated by paramedics for shock at the scene.

She was then conveyed to Mudgee District Hospital for mandatory blood and urine testing.

A crime scene was established and investigations by the Crash Investigation Unit are continuing.

Police are urging anyone who may have witnessed the incident to contact Mudgee Police Station on 6372 8599.