Man hit and killed by tow truck

A man has died after being hit by a truck in the Clarence Valley region.

Just before 9pm Friday September 22, emergency services were called to Summerland Way, Warragai Creek near Grafton, following reports a tow truck had hit a pedestrian.

NSW Ambulance paramedics treated a 62-year-old man; however, he died at the scene.

The driver of the tow truck was not injured, and was taken to Grafton Hospital for mandatory testing.

Officers attached to Coffs/Clarence Local Area Command established a crime scene and have commenced inquiries into the circumstances surrounding the crash.