Police are appealing for witnesses and dashcam vision as they investigate the death of a woman at Fairy Meadow earlier today.
Emergency services were called to the Princes Highway after a pedestrian was struck by a ute about 8.30am today (Sunday 2 April 2023).
Officers from Wollongong Police District arrived to find a 66-year-old woman critically injured; despite efforts of NSW Ambulance paramedics, she died at the scene.
The driver, a 62-year-old man, was taken to Wollongong Hospital for mandatory testing.
A crime scene has been established and investigations are continuing into the circumstances surrounding the crash.
Anyone with information about this incident – or who has dashcam vision they believe can assist investigators – is urged to contact Wollongong Police or Crime Stoppers: 1800 333 000 or https://nsw.crimestoppers.com.au. Information is treated in strict confidence. The public is reminded not to report information via NSW Police social media pages.