Police from Ballina Crash Investigation are investigating a fatal motor vehicle accident where a 13-year-old male from Broadwater was fatally injured.

The accident occurred on the Pacific Highway, about 5km south of Wardell near the intersection of Boundary Creek Road.

The accident occurred at 3.05pm on Saturday afternoon where it appears the youth has allegedly walked into the path of a Holden utility driven by a local man.

Any information to Crash Investigators at Ballina Station.