Forensic Crash Unit investigations continue after a woman struck by a vehicle in Atherton on February 18 passed away today.
Preliminary investigations indicate around 9:50am the woman was walking on the pedestrian crossing at Main Street when a white Mazda utility struck her.
The 83-year-old woman was transported to Atherton Hospital and then airlifted to Townsville Hospital with serious injuries.
Around 6:20am today the 83-year-old female was pronounced deceased at the Townsville Hospital.
The 59-year old male driver is assisting police.
Anyone who may have witnessed the accident or has dashcam footage is urged to contact police.
Investigations are continuing.