Woman dies four months after alleged Berrimah hit and run

November 15, 2022 6:58 am in by

A 40-year-old woman has died as a result of injuries suffered in a hit and run crash at Berrimah earlier this year.

The pedestrian, who was struck by a vehicle on the Stuart Highway on 12 July, died overnight.

The woman remained hospitalised since being admitted following the crash.

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Major Crash detectives are continuing to investigate the fatal crash after charging the driver involved on 13 July.

Detective Senior Sergeant Brendan Lindner said “The alleged offender, who was a youth at the time, remains before the court.  He is facing numerous charges which will be upgraded in due course as a result of the death.”

The number of lives lost on NT roads for 2022 remains at 47.