Pedestrian dies while crossing Kwinana Freeway

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MAJOR Crash officers are investigating a fatal traffic crash on the Kwinana Freeway near Russell Road, Atwell, this morning.

Around 4.30am a female pedestrian attempted to cross the freeway and was struck by a blue Kia Rio travelling in the south bound lanes.

The 19-year-old woman from Parmelia died at the scene.

Major Crash Investigators are seeking witnesses who may have seen the Kia Rio driving in the area prior to the crash, saw the crash or may have dash camera footage. Call Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or report online at Crime Stoppers.