Tuggerah Lakes Local Area Command
Pregnant Woman Hit By Van – Ourimbah
Police are investigating a crash on the Central Coast this morning in which a pregnant woman was seriously injured.
The 29-year-old woman was walking along Coachwood Road at Ourimbah when she was struck by a van being driven by another woman shortly after 10.30 am.
Police have been told the van left the road and struck the woman as she walked along the footpath.
The pregnant woman was treated at the scene for a suspected broken leg and pelvis before she was airlifted to Royal North Shore Hospital.
The driver of the van, a woman aged 39, was taken to Wyong Hospital for mandatory blood and urine tests.
Tuggerah Lakes Police have conducted a canvass of the area and have identified a witness.
Investigations are continuing.
Both woman are from Ourimbah.