Media release

Fatal Rollover - Peppimenarti


A man has died in a single vehicle rollover on the Wadeye/Daly River Road near Peppimenarti this morning.

Superintendent Michael White of the Arafura Division said it appears the driver of the Troop Carrier lost control of the vehicle, causing it to roll.

“The man died at the scene.

“Investigations into the exact circumstances surrounding the crash are underway and I urge anyone who may have information relating to the incident, to contact Police on 131 444.”

A file will now be prepared for the Coroner.

The NT road toll now stands at seven compared to nine for the same period last year.