A woman has been killed after being hit by a car while out walking on River Road this afternoon.
Emergency services were called to River Road, Leonay about 4.30pm, after reports a woman had been hit by a car.
On arrival officers found a woman on the roadway deceased.
The driver of a small silver vehicle – believed to be involved in crash – was spoken to by police before being taken to Nepean Hospital for mandatory tests.
A crime scene remains in place while further investigations are carried out by officers from Metropolitan Crash Investigation Unit.
Anyone who may have witnessed the incident, or who may have dash-cam vision, is urged to contact police.
Troy Dodds is the Weekender’s Managing Editor and Senior Writer. He has more than 15 years experience as a journalist, working with some of Australia’s leading media organisations.