ELDERLY WOMAN DIES AFTER BEING HIT BY A CAR AT PORT STEPHENS

An elderly woman has died, after being hit by a car at Port Stephens this morning.

Emergency services were called to a home on Guyang Street, Corlette at around 9:45, following reports the woman had been reversed over in a driveway.

Despite attempts to resuscitate her, she died at the scene.

The male driver was uninjured and is speaking to police – a report will be prepared for the Coroner.