An 18-month-old girl has died after being hit by a car at Kiama yesterday afternoon.
Just before 3.30pm yesterday, emergency services were called to a caravan park on Ocean Street after the girl was struck by the car.
Police have been told a woman, aged in her 30s, was reversing the vehicle when the girl was hit.
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The child was treated by NSW Ambulance Paramedics at the scene before being air lifted to Sydney Children’s Hospital at Randwick in a critical condition.
Sadly she later died from her injuries.
Officers from Lake Illawarra Local Area Command have commenced an investigation into the child’s death and will prepare a report for the information of the Coroner outlining the full circumstances surrounding the incident.
Inquiries into the death continue.