An elderly woman died at Toowoomba Hospital after earlier being hit by a truck.
An elderly woman died at Toowoomba Hospital after earlier being hit by a truck.

Woman dead after being hit by truck

AN ELDERLY woman has died in hospital after being hit by a truck as she attempted to cross a major highway, west of Brisbane.

The 84-year-old woman was crossing the Warrego Hwy near the Langton Ave intersection at Yuleba, west of Miles, about 8am on Monday when she was struck by a truck.

The woman was airlifted to Toowoomba hospital, but died on Monday afternoon.

The Forensic Crash Unit is investigating.


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