Fatal crash near Coonawarra

Police are investigating

8 October 2018

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Police and Emergency Services are investigating a fatal crash in the South East.


Officers responded to reports of a two vehicle collision on the Riddoch Highway near Rocky Castle Road at about 3.50 pm on Sunday October 7th.


A 73 year old driver has passed away at the scene, the driver of the other car sustaining leg injuries.


He has been taken to Mount Gambier Hospital for treatment, a passenger in the second vehicle uninjured.


Major Crash Investigators are attending - to examine the circumstances surrounding the crash.


The Riddoch Highway has since been reopened.


Locals with information that may assist in the investigation are encouraged to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.



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