A woman has died at Kewarra Beach in Queensland's north.
A woman has died at Kewarra Beach in Queensland's north.

Young woman hit by car, killed

A WOMAN has died after she was hit by a car while crossing a busy road near Cairns overnight.

Police say a group of people was crossing the Captain Cook Highway at Kewarra Beach about 7.15pm when the woman was struck by a car travelling south.

The woman, in her 20s, was pronounced dead at the scene.

No one else was hurt during the incident.

Investigations are continuing.



Principal’s emotional message to 2020 graduates

Premium Content Principal’s emotional message to 2020 graduates

Here’s what Garry Goltz told departing Gladstone State High School students.

Horrific spate of Gladstone dog attacks continues

Premium Content Horrific spate of Gladstone dog attacks continues

“I just did what anyone else would do.”

SEE THE PHOTOS: Rugby league stars fish at Awoonga

Premium Content SEE THE PHOTOS: Rugby league stars fish at Awoonga

Two Canberra Raiders players took to Central Queensland waters last weekend.