Woman dies after being trapped underneath a car in a driveway

A WOMAN has died after becoming trapped under a vehicle in Bathurst.

Just before 7.30pm on Wednesday emergency services were called to a home on Fish Parade at Gormans Hill after reports a woman had been hit by a car in the driveway.

Initial inquiries suggest, the woman got out of the Toyota Corolla and began to walk in front of it, when the vehicle rolled over her.

The 80-year-old woman died at the scene.

Officers from Chifley Local Area Command will continue their inquiries into the events leading up to the woman’s death.

A report will be prepared for the coroner.

Police have urged anyone with information in relation to this incident to call Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or use the Crime Stoppers online reporting page: https://nsw.crimestoppers.com.au/

Information provided will be treated in the strictest of confidence.

People are reminded they should not report crime information via NSW Police Facebook and Twitter pages.