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Cyclist killed in truck crash outside Brisbane hospital

Courier Mail 2020-06-30 05:49:00

A 50-year-old female cyclist has died after being hit by a truck outside the Royal Brisbane and Women’s Hospital at Herston about 7.30 this morning.

The cyclist was travelling in the inbound name when the crash occurred. Bowen Bridge Rd at O’Connell Terrace remains closed while the incident is under investigation.

A spokeswoman from Queensland Police Services said the crash occurred “right outside the (Royal Brisbane and Women’s) Hospital”.

media_cameraEmergency services on the scene of a fatal accident outside the Royal Brisbane and Women’s Hospital at Herston. Picture: Tobias Jurss-Lewis media_cameraMotorists have been advised to avoid the area. Picture: /Twitter

The woman was attempting to cross the road when the crash occurred.

Emergency crews remain on the scene of the crash and major delays are expected through Kedron.

Queensland Police urge motorists to avoid the area.

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Originally published as Cyclist killed in crash outside hospital

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