Police probe fatal pedestrian crash in Caringbah

Police are investigating after a woman died when she was hit by a truck in Caringbah this morning, NSW Police say.

About 7.40am, emergency services were called to The Kingsway, near the intersection of Port Hacking Road, following reports of a crash.

Initial investigations suggest a 26-year-old Illawong woman was hit by a prime mover as she was crossing The Kingsway and died at the scene.

A crime scene has been established and investigations are continuing.

The driver of the prime mover, a 59-year-old Illawong man, was taken to Sutherland Hospital for mandatory blood and urine analysis.

The Kingsway was closed eastbound for a number of hours while investigations took place.

Police from the Crash Investigation Unit are investigating the incident and are urging anyone with information to come forward.

Police are urging anyone with information in relation to this incident to call Crime Stoppers.

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