Pedestrian hit by truck near Brunswick Heads

A man has died after being hit by a truck near Brunswick Heads this morning, NSW Police say.

About 6am (Wednesday 19 December 2018), a male has walked onto the M1 (Pacific Highway) near the Brunswick Heads interchange.

His was hit by an oncoming truck. The man, who is yet to be identified, died at the scene.

The truck driver stopped after the crash and was taken to Byron Bay Hospital for further medical testing and checks.

Police inquiries at the scene are continuing and drivers are encouraged to avoid the area.

For the latest on road conditions, drivers should check www.livetraffic.com

Anyone with information about this incident is urged to contact Crime Stoppers.

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