Elderly Man Killed Crossing Road At Tweed Heads

86-year-old struck by car


20 February 2019

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A elderly man has died after getting struck by a car at Tweed Heads

Police believed the 86-year-old was attempting to cross Leisure Driver at Banora Point when he was hit around 1pm on Tuesday.

He was rushed to Gold Coast University Hospital in a critical condition, but passed away a short time later.

The 30-year-old woman behind the wheel of the vehicle wasn't injured, but was taken to Tweed Heads District Hospital for mandatory testing.

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Police confirmed the death on Wednesday morning, and said investigators would prepare a report for the coroner.

 

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