Woman in hospital after being run over by her own husband

A woman is in hospital after being hit by the car her husband was driving in Sydney’s Northern Beaches on Monday morning.

Emergency crews rushed to Dale Street in Brookvale around 8.20am after getting reports of a pedestrian been knocked over by a car.

The 79-year-old woman sustained cuts her her thigh and two broken ankles.


It’s understood she was hit by her own car, being driven by her 87-year-old husband, while she was trying to help him park their vehicle.

She was treated at the scene by NSW Ambulance Paramedics before being taken to Royal North Shore Hospital.

The 87-year-old man was also taken to Royal North Shore Hospital for observation.

Police investigations are ongoing.