Police are searching for a teenager who has been missing from Wiluna since last night.
The 16-year-old was last seen in the townsite at 5pm. An air search is underway to try and locate the boy.
In a statement today police said it is possible he could have hitched a ride.
The missing boy is described as dark-skinned, 180cm tall with a slim build, brown hair and brown eyes.
He was last seen wearing camouflage cargo pants, a grey t-shirt, a blue beanie and sneakers.
Those with information are asked to contact police on 131 444.