Woman killed after being hit by car in Sydney

A woman has died after being hit by a car on the streets of Sydney this afternoon.

It’s understood the 61-year-old woman was struck at the intersection of Rutledge Street and East Parade, Eastwood around 2.40pm.

She was rushed to Royal North Shore Hospital in a critical condition but passed away a short time later.


The 62-year-old male driver of the car was taken to Ryde Hospital for mandatory testing before being taken to Ryde Police Station.

Investigations are continuing are there are diversions in place around the area.