A toddler has died after being hit by a car in Blacktown last night.
Just before 7.30pm (Tuesday 20 October 2020), emergency services responded to reports a car struck a child in the driveway of a townhouse complex in Kent Street.
Police from Blacktown Local Area Command attended and found a one-year-old girl in a critical condition.
She was treated at the scene by NSW Ambulance paramedics, before being taken to Westmead Children’s Hospital where she died.
The driver of the car, a 40-year-old man, was treated at the scene by paramedics for shock, before being taken to Blacktown Hospital for mandatory testing.
A crime scene was established and police are investigating the exact circumstances surrounding the incident.
A report will be prepared for the information of the Coroner.