Pedestrian killed by truck

M1 closed at Tweed Heads

Pedestrian killed by truck

Tragedy on the M1 at Tweed Heads where a man has been killed by a truck.

The 50-year-old pedestrian was pronounced dead near Kirkwood Drive, after being hit around 12:25pm on Thursday.

The male truck driver was also assessed by paramedics on scene.

The northbound lanes in the area were closed, causing major delays for drivers heading up from New South Wales.