Media release

Fatal hit and run – Nhulunbuy


Northern Territory Police are investigating a fatal hit and run crash that occurred earlier this morning in Nhulunbuy.

Shortly before 2am, police received a report of an injured cyclist on Melville Bay Road, approximately 4kms from the township. Upon arrival at the scene, paramedics located a deceased male.

A crime scene has been declared, and Major Crash Detectives are travelling to the location to investigate the circumstances of the crash.

Melville Bay Road remains closed while investigations continue.

Anyone who may have information or witnessed vehicles travelling along Melville Bay Road between 1am and 2am is urged to contact police on 131 444. Please quote reference number 10524555.