Female pedestrian killed

A female pedestrian has died after being hit by a car in Glen Eden this evening.

The accident happened near the Great North and West Coast roads intersection just after 8pm. The deceased pedestrian's age is not known.

Emergency services are at the scene and there are traffic diversions in place at the Great North and West Coast roads intersection, and the Great North and Titirangi roads intersection.

Significant delays are expected and motorists have been asked to find alternative routes.

The accident is being investigated by the Police Serious Crash Unit. No further details are available at this time.

Fairfax Media