Woman hit by car outside a Hervey Bay polling booth

A WOMAN in her 60s was taken to hospital after she was hit by a car near a polling booth entrance in Hervey Bay.

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She was crossing the road at Old Maryborough Rd, outside Hervey Bay State High School, about 8.30am when the accident happened.

A Queensland Ambulance Service spokesman told the Chronicle the woman suffered facial injuries.

The woman is in Hervey Bay Hospital.

She was "conscience and alert" when transported by emergency crews.



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