04 Aug 2022 4:28pm
Police are investigating a fatal crash at Gawler.
Just after 12.30pm, Thursday 4 August, patrols and emergency crews were called to the intersection of Murray Street and Lyndoch Road, after a pedestrian was hit by a truck.
The pedestrian, a 73-year-old woman from Gawler East was rushed to hospital with life threatening injuries but sadly died a short time later.
The truck driver, a 56-year-old man from Murray Bridge was not injured.
Investigators from Major Crash attended the scene and investigations are continuing.
The intersection was closed but has since reopened to all traffic.
The woman's death is the 44th as compared to 61 for the same time last year.