Teen dies after being hit by school bus at Ulladulla

A teenage girl has died after being hit by a bus on the state’s South Coast this afternoon.

Shortly after 3pm (Wednesday 1 July 2020), emergency services were called to South Street, Ulladulla, following reports a child had been hit by a bus outside a school.

Despite the efforts of emergency services, the girl died at the scene. She is a student of the school; however, is yet to be formally identified.

Officers from South Coast Police District attended and commenced inquiries.

The bus driver was breath tested at the scene, returning a negative result. They will be taken to hospital for mandatory testing.

Diversions are currently in place and the public is urged to avoid the area. Visit livetraffic.com for more information.

Inquiries are continuing and anyone with information or dashcam footage is urged to contact police or Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.

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

No further information is available at this time.

Anyone with information about this incident is urged to contact Crime Stoppers: 1800 333 000 or https://nsw.crimestoppers.com.au. Information is treated in strict confidence.

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