Pedestrian killed in Centurion

The driver of an SUV was treated for minor injuries while the woman was declared dead.

Picture: sxc.hu.

JOHANNESBURG - A woman has died after being hit by an SUV while trying to cross the N1 near old Johannesburg road in Centurion.

It's understood she was part of a group of people trying to reach the other side of the highway when the car approached.

The driver of the SUV was treated for minor injuries and taken to hospital while the woman was declared dead on scene.

ER24S Russel Meiring said, "The motor vehicle had already come to stop on the side of the road. Paramedics assessed the woman to find she sustained fatal injuries."