ACT Policing is investigating a collision between a car and a pedestrian this afternoon in Mawson (Friday, August 16).
About 4.55pm police were called to Mawson Drive where an elderly woman had been struck by a car.
The woman died at the scene.
ACT Policing’s Collision Investigation and Reconstruction Team is investigating the cause of the collision and will be preparing a report for the Coroner.
Anyone who may have witnessed the collision or can provide information is urged to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000, or via www.act.crimestoppers.com.au. Information can be provided anonymously.
This is the fifth person to have died on ACT roads this year.
Mawson Drive is closed between Debenham Street and Ainsworth Street while the collision is being investigated.
[Courtesy ACT Policing]