Child killed in Palmerston, Northern Territory, supermarket carpark – Moulden Supermarket shut

Horror as child is killed in a supermarket carpark – with a Dodge Ram believed to be involved in the tragedy remaining at the scene

  • A child was killed int he carpark of a Palmerston, NT, supermarket on Tuesday
  • It is understood the child was involved in a fatal crash with a Dodge Ram ute
  • Moulden Supermarket will remain closed for the day as investigations continue 

A child has been killed in the carpark of a small Australian supermarket.

The child was struck down in a tragic crash in the carpark of a Palmerston, east Darwin, supermarket on Tuesday.

Police have established a crime scene at Moulden Supermarket and are investigating the circumstances surrounding the crash.

A child was killed in a fatal crash in the carpark of Moulden Supermarket (above) on Tuesday

The public has been advised to avoid the area. 

Police officers were spotted photographing the grizzly scene on Tuesday afternoon.

A Dodge Ram ute understood to be involved in the crash has remained at the scene.

Moulden Supermarket announced it will remain closed for the rest of the day.