A pedestrian was hospitalised after reportedly being hit by a car at Aroona this morning.
A pedestrian was hospitalised after reportedly being hit by a car at Aroona this morning. Matthew Deans

Woman critical after being hit by car on morning walk

UPDATE 11.30am:

A WOMAN who suffered a serious head injury when she was hit by a car at Aroona this morning is now in a critical condition in Brisbane.

The woman was rushed to Sunshine Coast University Hospital after the vehicle and pedestrian incident on Kalana Rd and Messines Rd about 5.40am, but has since been transported to the Royal Brisbane and Women's Hospital.

EARLIER:

A WOMAN in her 50s has been rushed to hospital after she was reportedly hit by a car this morning at Aroona.

According to the Queensland Ambulance Service, critical care paramedics were called to the vehicle and pedestrian incident on Kalana Rd and Messines Rd about 5.40am.

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The woman suffered a serious head injury as a result of the incident, a spokeswoman said.

She was in a serious condition and was taken to Sunshine Coast University Hospital for further treatment.

A police spokesman said the driver stopped at the scene. Investigations are continuing.



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