Woman struck, killed by car in small NSW town

PHOTO: NSW Ambulance / Facebook

PHOTO: NSW Ambulance / Facebook

A woman has died after being struck by a car near Coonabarabran, in Central West NSW this morning.

Police say the woman, whose age remains unknown, was struck on the Newell Highway near Hickeys Road, about 35km south of Coonabarabran, at around 6.30am.


She died at the scene.

A crime scene has been established and police are investigating the circumstances surrounding the incident.

Motorists are advised to steer clear of the area with the Newell Highway closed in both directions. Local diversions are in place.