Girl, 15, Dies After Being Struck By Vehicle

Sad news

A teenage girl has died after being struck by a vehicle in the NSW Hunter Region.

Just before 7.30am, emergency services were called to Warrigal Close, Brandy Hill following reports that a child had been hit by a car.

The 15-year-old was treated by NSW Ambulance paramedics but she died at the scene.

The driver, who is believed to be in his 40s, was taken for mandatory testing and is assisting police with inquiries.

Officers have established a crime scene and an investigation is underway.