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Pedestrian dies in hospital following crash - Willoughby

Friday, 28 May 2021 09:12:52 AM

A pedestrian has died in hospital following a crash at Willoughby yesterday.

Just before 4pm (Thursday 27 May 2021), emergency services were called to the intersection of High and Rosewall Streets, after reports a woman had been hit by a car.

Officers from North Shore Police Area Command attended and found an injured 88-year-old woman.

She was treated by paramedics and taken to Royal North Shore Hospital.

A crime scene was established and the driver of the Toyota Hilux, a 28-year-old man, was taken to hospital for mandatory hospital.

Police were later notified; the woman had died in hospital.

An investigation is underway into the circumstances surrounding the crash and a report will be prepared for the Coroner.

Inquiries continue.

Anyone with information about this incident is urged to contact Crime Stoppers: 1800 333 000 or https://nsw.crimestoppers.com.au. Information is treated in strict confidence. The public is reminded not to report information via NSW Police social media pages.