Elderly woman dead after being hit by truck
AN elderly woman has died in hospital after being hit by a truck as she attempted to cross a major highway, west of Brisbane.
The 84-year-old woman was crossing the Warrego Hwy near the Langton Ave intersection at Yuleba, west of Miles, about 8am on Monday when she was struck by a truck.
The woman was airlifted to Toowoomba hospital, but died on Monday afternoon.
The Forensic Crash Unit is investigating.