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Teenager dies after alleged hit-and-run in Mount Isa, north-west Queensland

Written by Javed Iqbal

A teenager has died following an alleged hit-and-run in the north-west Queensland community of Mount Isa in the early hours of this morning.

Emergency services were called to the corner of Delacour Drive and Dent Street in Pioneer sometime after midnight to treat a female victim for critical head injuries.

Police confirmed she died from her injuries.

An intersection in a remote town cordoned off with police tape.
Police have cordoned off areas at the scene.(ABC North West Qld: Emily Dobson)

The investigation is ongoing and police are urging anyone with information to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or report online.

This is the second hit-and-run in Mount Isa in two days.

Two pedestrians were hospitalized in a stable condition after being struck by a stolen vehicle in the early hours of Friday, August 5.

More on the way.

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