POLICE are investigating a fatal crash near Morwell.
It is believed a pedestrian stepped out in front of a truck on the Princes Freeway at Hernes Oak on Tuesday about 6.20am.
The pedestrian, a 35-year-old Traralgon woman, died at the scene.
Police will prepare a report for the coroner.
Traffic diversions have been in place.
Anyone who witnessed the crash has been asked to phone Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or submit a confidential crime report at www.crimestoppers.vic.com.au.