Crime Stoppers

Death – Alice Springs

Sunday 16-Jul-2017 12:50

Northern Territory Police are investigating the death of a 39-year-old woman at a town camp outside Alice Springs overnight.

Detective Sergeant Michael Schumacher of Territory Major Crash Investigations said while exact circumstances are unclear, the woman became pinned underneath a vehicle on a driveway of a home.

Witnesses and arriving police were able to free the woman from beneath the vehicle. She was treated on-scene by paramedics, but died from her injuries.

Investigations are ongoing.

As the incident occurred on private property, it will not be recorded on official road toll statistics.