Fatal crash vehicle description updated – Milperra

Police have appealed for witnesses to come forward after a pedestrian was killed and the vehicle involved failed to stop at Milperra.

Shortly after 4.30am (Sunday 24 September 2017), emergency services were called to Henry Lawson Drive, near Raleigh Road, after reports of a crash.

Officers from Bankstown Local Area Command attended and found a female pedestrian who had been struck by a vehicle.

The officers established a crime scene and spoke to witnesses while Ambulance paramedics attempted to resuscitate the woman, but sadly were unsuccessful.

It is believed that the woman was struck by an older model white Toyota utility with a refrigeration unit in the rear tray.

Police have been told the utility is believed to have lost a side mirror as a result of the collision.

The vehicle left the crash scene and was last seen travelling south on Henry Lawson Drive.

The Metropolitan Crash Investigation Unit have appealed for anyone with information about the vehicle involved in the collision to come forward and contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.

Police will prepare a report for the Coroner outlining the full circumstances surrounding the woman’s death.

Police are urging anyone with information in relation to this incident to call Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or use the Crime Stoppers online reporting page:

Information you provide will be treated in the strictest of confidence. Police remind people they should not report crime information via their social media pages.

Source: NSW Police

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