A man was killed after being hit by a vehicle in Palmerston on Thursday night, NT Police have said.
Detective Acting Senior Sergeant Corey Borton said just before 10pm the 63-year-old pedestrian was hit by a vehicle on an unidentified part of Temple Terrace.
He said the man was declared dead while the the driver remained at the scene.
““The driver has done the right thing by stopping and remaining at the scene, where they tested negative for drugs and alcohol,” he said.
“These are tragic circumstances and the Major Crash Unit are investigating. A report will be prepared for the coroner.”