Woman dies following pedestrian crash - Leichhardt

Tuesday, 12 October 2021 06:18:07 PM

A woman has died after being struck by a truck in Sydney’s Inner West today.

About 10.30am (Tuesday 12 October 2021), emergency services were called to the corner of Marion and Flood streets, Leichhardt, following reports of a crash.

The pedestrian was treated by NSW Ambulance paramedics; however, she died at the scene.

She is yet to be formally identified but is believed to be aged 43.

The 43-year-old male driver of the truck was not injured and was taken to hospital for mandatory testing.

Officers attached to Leichhardt Police Area Command established a crime scene, which was examined by specialist forensic police.

An investigation into the circumstances surrounding the crash is underway.

A report will be prepared for the information of the Coroner.

Anyone with information that may assist investigators 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.