Man dies in Nowergup crash

Wanneroo Rd was closed for some hours yesterday between Nowergup Rd and Karoborup Rd after a fatal accident. File picture

MAJOR crash investigators are seeking information regarding a fatal crash in Nowergup on Monday, March 16.

A WA Police spokesman said about 5am a Hino truck was being driven south on Wanneroo Rd.

“At the same time a red Hyundai hatchback was being driven north on the same road,’’ he said.

“The two vehicles collided head-on in a bend in the road.

“The driver of the Hyundai, who is believed to be a man in his 40s, died at the scene.

“The driver of the Hino truck did not receive any serious injuries.’’

Yesterday morning Main Roads WA tweeted that due to the serious crash Wanneroo Rd was closed between Nowergup Rd and Karoborup Rd.

Anyone with information regarding this crash, or who saw either of the vehicles involved prior to the crash, is asked to call Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or report the information online at