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Pedestrian dies, another woman injured following crash - Canley Vale

Wednesday, 04 January 2023 11:16:28 AM

A woman has died and a second woman has been injured following a pedestrian crash in Sydney’s south west today.

About 6.20am (Wednesday 4 January 2023), emergency services were called to the intersection of Canley Vale Road and Sackville Street at Canley Vale, following reports of a crash involving a 4WD and pedestrians.

One pedestrian died at the scene; she is yet to be formally identified but is believed to be aged in her 60s.

A second female pedestrian, also aged in her 60s, was treated at the scene and taken to hospital for treatment of suspected fractures.

Officers from Fairfield City Police Area Command established a crime scene, which is being examined by specialist police from the Crash Investigation Unit.

The driver of the 4WD – a 52-year-old woman – was taken to Liverpool Hospital under police guard for mandatory testing.

An investigation into the circumstances surrounding the crash is underway, and anyone with information is urged to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.

Anyone with information about this incident is urged to contact Crime Stoppers: 1800 333 000 or https://nsw.crimestoppers.com.au. Information is treated in strict confidence. The public is reminded not to report information via NSW Police social media pages.