Cyclist dies after being hit by car - Magenta

Sunday, 06 June 2021 11:03:44 PM

A cyclist has died after being hit by a car at the state’s central coast.

About 1.30pm today (Sunday 6 June 2021), a cyclist and a Hyundai collided on Wilfred Barrett Drive, Magenta.

The cyclist, a 72-year-old, was treated at the scene by NSW Ambulance paramedics, before being airlifted to John Hunter Hospital where he later died.

The driver of the Hyundai, a 66-year-old woman, was not injured and underwent mandatory testing.

Officers from Tuggerah Lakes Police District established a crime scene and commenced an investigation into the incident.

A report will be prepared for the information of the Coroner.