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Woman dead after being struck by a car

March 2, 2023 9:07 am in by

The number of deaths on Territory roads have risen after a 45-year-old woman has been struck by a car.

Police say the woman was attempting to cross Bagot Road Wednesday at 8:55pm, before a 73-year-old driver hit the pedestrian.

The driver and other vehicles on the road stopped immediately until emergency services arrived, where they then declared the woman dead at the scene.

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The elderly driver tested negative for alcohol, and the accident is being investigated by the Major Crash Investigation Unit.

It’s the second death on NT roads for this year.

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