A woman has died in hospital, three days after being struck by a vehicle.
A woman has died in hospital, three days after being struck by a vehicle. Contributed

Woman killed crossing busy beachside road

AN ELDERLY woman has died in hospital, three days after being struck by a vehicle at Banksia Beach on Bribie Island.

The Banksia Beach 76-year-old was crossing Seaside Drive at 3.45pm on Monday when she was hit by a dual-cab utility.

She sustained life-threatening injuries and was later transported to the Royal Brisbane and Women's Hospital.

She died early this morning.

The 56-year-old driver of the utility was not physically injured.

Police are appealing for any witness to the crash, or anyone who may have seen the lady walking prior to the crash to contact them.

Queensland Police forensic crash unit officers are investigating.



Blackburn promises 80 per cent buy local target

premium_icon Blackburn promises 80 per cent buy local target

THE Bundaberg mayoral candidate said the 80 per cent target was achievable.

Aboriginal perspective addressed in festival

premium_icon Aboriginal perspective addressed in festival

THE culture and stories of the local Aboriginal communities will be recognised in...

Workout in Woodgate for Hannah Clarke

premium_icon Workout in Woodgate for Hannah Clarke

Gyms around the nation are holding workouts in memory of Hannah Clarke and people...