Cement truck runs over motorised bicycle pillion rider

A tragic accident along Lornie Road on Friday afternoon at around 3pm resulting in the death of a 50-year-old woman.

The woman, who was riding pillion on a motorised bicycle with her husband, was run over by a cement-mixer truck. Her body was almost severed in half.

Her husband, who is also in his 50s, did not appear to be injured, but was taken away in an ambulance.

Family members, who arrived on the scene, were inconsolable.