ACT records sixth road fatality in 2019

Six people have died on ACT roads

A 28-year-old man has died following a single vehicle collision that occurred on the morning of Saturday 14 December, 2019.

About 6.20am on the 14th of December, a car collided with a tree near the corner of Hindmarsh Drive and Melrose Drive in Lyons.

The male driver (and sole occupant) of the vehicle was treated at the scene by ACT Ambulance Service paramedics before being transported to hospital. 

He succumbed to his injuries yesterday (Thursday 26 December 2019) and is the sixth fatality on ACT roads this year.

ACT Policing’s Collision Investigation and Reconstruction Team are investigating the circumstances of the incident, and a report will be prepared for the coroner.

Media enquiries

Police Media — (02) 5126 9070, act-police-media@afp.gov.au