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Additional charges after Bundaberg fatal



An Avenell Heights man will face additional charges, after a pedestrian was hit and killed by an alleged stolen car in Bundaberg.

A 63-year old Sunshine Coast man was walking along Bourbong Street on Monday night, when a car allegedly lost control, mounted a curb and ran into him on the footpath.

He died at the scene.

A 27-year old man briefly appeared in the Bundaberg Magistrates Court on Tuesday charged with unlawful use of a motor vehicle and burglary.

He has also been charged with dangerous operation of a vehicle causing death and driving without a licence.

All matters will be heard again in the Bundaberg Magistrates Court on Wednesday.