Woman dies after being hit by ute – Clovelly

A woman has died after being hit by a car in Sydney’s east yesterday.

Emergency services were called to Varna Street, Clovelly, about 5pm yesterday (Friday 31 March 2023), following reports a female pedestrian had been struck by a Toyota Hilux utility.

The 63-year-old woman was treated on scene by NSW Ambulance before she was taken to St Vincent’s Hospital in a critical condition.

The driver – a 40-year-old man – was taken to Prince of Wales Hospital for mandatory testing.

Officers from Eastern Beaches Police Area Command established a crime scene, with the Crash Investigation Unit investigating.

Police have now been told the woman died in hospital a short time ago (Saturday 1 April 2023).

As inquiries continue, anyone with information or dash cam footage is urged to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.

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. The public is reminded not to report information via NSW Police social media pages.

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