Man in his 20s dies after being hit crossing road

Police are investigating a fatal traffic crash that occurred overnight in the Townsville suburb of Kirwan.

At around 10.40pm, a man was crossing Dalrymple Road and was struck by a four wheel drive that was travelling on the road, police said.

The man in his 20s was taken to Townsville Hospital where he was pronounced deceased.

The Forensic Crash Unit is investigating.

Anyone with information which could assist with this matter should contact Crime Stoppers anonymously via 1800 333 000 or crimestoppers.com.au 24hrs a day.


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