Woman Dies In Three Vehicle Crash Near Northam

Police calling for witnesses

26 November 2018

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Four people have died on WA roads over the weekend and two were taking to hospital with injuries. 

Major Crash officers are investigating a fatal traffic crash that occurred in Burlong just near Northam which happened yesterday, Sunday 25th November. 

At approximately 11.00am a grey Fiat Punto was travelling westerly along Great Eastern Highway when it collided with a red B-Double Road Train Car Carrier,  also travelling westerly.

The Fiat then travelled to the incorrect side of the carriageway and collided head-on with a silver VW Touareg that was towing a caravan.

The 31-year-old driver of the road train was not injured.

The 74-year-old driver of the VW Touareg sustained minor injury. St John Ambulance Paramedics conveyed him to the Northam Hospital where he was discharged a few hours later.

The driver of the Fiat Punto, a 20-year-old woman from Burswood, sustained significant injury. St John Ambulance conveyed her to the Northam Hospital where she died a short time later.

Major Crash investigators are seeking witnesses who may have seen the crash, or the Fiat Punto, VW Touareg & caravan and the Road Train in the Northam / Burlong area at the time of the crash to call Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or to make a report online at crimestopperswa.com.au

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