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Gold Coast woman found unconscious and badly injured dies in hospital

Nurse Lisa Davey was found lying motionless outside her Callistemon Court home in Arundel. Source: Facebook

Police say a woman has died after a passer-by found her unconscious in a Gold Coast driveway.

A woman has died after she was found unconscious in a Gold Coast driveway.

Lisa Davey, 37, was taken to Gold Coast University Hospital with an unexplained and life-threatening head injury on Thursday night after a passer-by found her in the driveway of her Arundel unit complex.

On Saturday, the Queensland Police Service revealed the emergency department nurse had since died had died in hospital. 

It's understood the hospital Ms Davey died in was the same one she had previously worked in as a nurse.

Detectives are appealing for anyone with any information about the death to come forward. 

"Police are investigating and are appealing to the public for information, including anyone who may have seen anything suspicious or anyone ‘out of place’ in the local area," QPS said in a statement.

"Detectives are also asking for dashcam vision taken in Callistemon Court and a nearby section of Olsen Road from late Thursday afternoon."

Anyone with further information should contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.

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