Female jogger killed after hit by car

A WOMAN has been killed after being hit by a car while she was jogging near Stratford on Monday night.

It’s believed the woman was jogging along Stratford-Bengworden Rd when she was struck by a car around 6.30pm.

The woman, believed to be 36 years old, died at the scene.

Police said she was jogging in the same direction as the traffic, was wearing dark clothing and may have been wearing headphones.

The 60-year-old male driver of the car, from Stratford, stopped and alerted emergency services.

Police are investigating the incident and will prepare a report for the Coroner.