A female has been killed after being struck by a car in South Taranaki tonight.
The crash happened around 5.35pm on a Ohangai Rd, just south east of Normanby.
A spokesman from police central communications said emergency services were still at scene.
"A female was knocked down just outside of Hawera by a vehicle and she was pronounced dead on the scene," the spokesman said.
No traffic diversions were in place, he said.
- Taranaki Daily News
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