Woman's death after fight leads to man being charged
UPDATE: A 64-year-old woman died after being hit by a car following an argument.
A 27-year-old Manoora man has been charged with dangerous operation of a motor vehicle causing death and unlicensed driving.
EARLIER: A 64-year-old woman has been hit by a car and killed at White Rock this morning.
Police say a man and a woman were having a verbal fight at a Paradise Close address.
The man entered a car parked at the residence and has hit the woman as he's driven off.
A female passenger exited the car and fled on foot while the man drove away.
The 64-year-old woman was transported to Cairns Base Hospital with critical injuries and died around 3am.
The Forensic Crash Unit is investigating.