Tessa Mapstone

Queensland man killed as he crossed the road

A MAN is dead after being struck by a car as he crossed a road on Wednesday evening.

The 31-year-old was struck by a car travelling north on Aeroglen Drive, slightly north of Cairns.

Emergency services declared him dead at the scene.

The road was shut for "several hours", say police, but is now open.

Anyone who may have information about the incident is being urged to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.



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