Man dies after Yallah accident

May 20, 2024 9:07 am in by
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A pedestrian has died following a crash at Yallah.

About 10.40pm yesterday, Sunday 19 May 2024, emergency services were called to the Princes Highway, Yallah, following reports a pedestrian had been struck by a vehicle.

Lake Illawarra Police were told a car had crashed into a concrete barrier before the driver, a 29-year-old man exited his vehicle; he was then struck by another car and died at the scene.

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The driver of the second vehicle, a 54-year-old man, was not injured, he was taken to Shellharbour Hospital for mandatory testing.

Police established a crime scene and commenced an investigation into the circumstances surrounding the incident.

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

As inquiries continue, anyone with information or dashcam footage is urged to call police or Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.