Mitchell Freeway crawling after crash in Connolly

TRAFFIC is crawling on the Mitchell Freeway northbound this afternoon after a bus ran off the freeway in Connolly.

The bus was not a Transperth vehicle and ran off the road near Hodges Drive shortly after 3pm.

Traffic is down to one lane, with the flow-on effect being felt as far south as Karrinyup Road.

Main Roads are urging motorists to avoid the area.