Woman hit and killed by van in Sunshine Coast hinterland

A 26-YEAR-OLD woman has died after being run over by a van in the Sunshine Coast hinterland.

The woman was crossing the Nambour Connection Road at Kulangoor when she was struck just before 9pm last night.

The 26-year-old sustained life-threatening injuries. She was treated by paramedics at the scene before being rushed to Nambour Hospital where sadly, she died shortly after arriving.


Police said the woman was from Cleveland.

The Forensic Crash Unit is investigating all circumstances surrounding the incident.

Investigators are appealing for any witnesses to the crash to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.