A woman has died after being hit by a car while walking her dog on the Bruce Highway overnight.
The tragic accident occurred between Ayr and Brandon just after 7.00pm.
Police said initial investigations suggests that the 19-year-old woman and a friend, were walking North on the southbound side of the Bruce highway with their dogs.
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A 52-year-old man travelling north is believed to have been overtaking another vehicle when he collided with the 19-year-old and her dog.
The woman died at the scene.
The Forensic Crash Unit is investigating.