Woman (42) hit by car

Traffic on the freeway after the accident.
Traffic on the freeway after the accident.

Traffic banked up on the freeway as police and ambulance officers attended the scene between Whitfords Avenue and Ocean Reef Road about 12.30pm.

Witnesses told police the woman had stepped in front of the car.

The 42-year-old woman was taken to Joondalup Health Campus as traffic began to clear just before 2pm.

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