Man dies after being hit by car near Alstonville

A man has died after being hit by a car in the state’s Northern Rivers.

Shortly after 1pm today (Wednesday 10 March 2021), emergency services were called to a home on Callicoma Court, Wollongbar, about 20km west of Ballina, after reports a man was trapped underneath a vehicle in a driveway.

The man – believed to be aged in his 60s – died at the scene.

Officers from Richmond Police District attended and have commenced inquiries into the circumstances surrounding the incident.

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

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

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