UPDATE: Kwinana Freeway was reopened at 1.40pm.
A MAN has died after he was hit by a truck on Kwinana Freeway this morning.
The crash happened at Atwell Road about 10.35am.
It is believed the man exited a parked car and was hit by a truck.
A St John Ambulance spokesman said the man in his 80s has been taken to hospital with serious injuries.
The road is closed from Armadale Road to Gibbs Road.
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There is heavy congestion on the freeway and drivers are urged to take alternative routes.