Teen dies after being hit by truck in NSW

A teenager has died after he was struck by a semi-trailer during peak hour traffic in Sydney’s southwest.

The semi-trailer hit the 16-year-old boy while he was crossing the intersection of Chapel Road and Edwards Street at Bankstown about 5pm on Friday, NSW Police said in a statement.

He was taken to Liverpool Hospital in critical condition but died a short time later.

The truck driver, a man believed to be aged in his 40s, wasn’t injured but has been taken to Bankstown Hospital for mandatory testing.


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