Husband and father of three Ian Pullen, a Fire Bombing pilot from New Zealand has died after being hit by a hit and run driver in the township of Glenridding, Australia.
Ian Pullen, 44 and a veteran pilot with 23 years experience, was in Australia to assist rural firefighters in the Hunter Region of New South Wales. He would have been celebrating 24 years of marriage to wife Vicki yesterday.
Police Inspector Rob Post appealed for information as Police seek to trace the hit-and-run driver who failed to stop after the collision which is believed to have occurred between 0400 and 0530 on Sunday 30th September.
Anyone with information relating to the incident is asked to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000
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