A 16-year-old girl has died after being hit by a Toyota Corolla on a major highway in NSW.
The young teenager was with a 16-year-old boy at the time when they were struck by the car on the Old Hume Highway at Mittagong on Friday night.
Paramedics rushed to the scene and treated the girl for serious head injuries before she was flown to Liverpool Hospital.
She however died on Saturday.
The young teenager was with a 16-year-old boy at the time when they were struck by the car on the Old Hume Highway at Mittagong on Friday night
The boy she was with was also treated at the scene for leg injuries and remains in hospital in a stable condition.
According to NSW Police, a car had stopped on the side of the road when the two teens got out and they were hit by the Toyota.
The driver of the second vehicle, a man aged 42, was released from custody after undergoing mandatory tests.
Police are continuing their investigations and are preparing a report for the coroner.
Anyone with information is urged to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.
The girl was taken to Liverpool Hospital with serious head injuries and died on Saturday
Source: Daily Mail Australia | World News