A 69-year-old woman was killed in a head-on crash near Yarraman on Sunday afternoon.
A 69-year-old woman was killed in a head-on crash near Yarraman on Sunday afternoon. Chris Ison

Girl dies from arrow shot

A YOUNG girl has died in hospital after being accidentally shot in the head with an arrow by a family member on a northern New South Wales property on Boxing Day.

The eight-year-old was rushed from the town of Manilla to Tamworth Base Hospital in a critical condition with the arrow still lodged in her forehead.

She was later flown to Sydney Children's Hospital in Randwick for emergency surgery where she died yesterday afternoon.

Read the full story at ABC news online.



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