Man dies after struck by vehicle walking along road

A MAN has died after being struck by a vehicle on the Western Downs last night.

The man, aged in his 20s, was walking on Tara Kogan Rd at Tara when, about 7pm, he was struck by a vehicle.

He was rushed to Tara Hospital for treatment but was later pronounced deceased.

In a statement, police said the driver of the vehicle was not physically injured during the incident.

The Forensic Crash Unit is investigating.


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