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Man dies after being hit by truck – Tweed Heads

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A 50-year-old male pedestrian has died after he was hit by a b-double truck at Tweed Heads on Thursday afternoon (August 31).

The crash occurred about 12.25pm on the M1 (Pacific Highway) near the Kirkwood Drive exit.

The male truck driver was assessed on site by NSW Ambulance paramedics has undergone mandatory dug and alcohol testing.

Road closures were put in place around the crash site for several hours. For the latest on road conditions motorists should check live traffic here.


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