Australia Man charged after woman killed by garbage truck in Sydney
Woman killed instantly after being hit by a garbage truck
A woman was killed instantly after she was hit by a garbage truck in Sydney's west on Tuesday morning.Emergency services crews were called to Gurney Road in Chester Hill, in Sydney's west, following reports a pedestrian had been struck by the truck shortly after 8.30am.
A man has been charged after a woman was killed after being hit by a garbage truck in Sydney's west.
Emergency services were called to Gurney Road in Chester Hill just after 8.30am today after reports a pedestrian had been injured.
Paramedics attempted to revive the woman but she died at the scene.
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She is yet to be formally identified.
The driver of the truck was taken to Bankstown Hospital for mandatory testing.
NSW Police said tonight that a 32-year-old man had been charged with dangerous driving occasioning death, negligent driving occasioning death, disobey no right-hand turn sign, and not give way to pedestrian.
He is set to face court on March 11.
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