Media release

Fatal Crash – Stuart Highway – Virginia

Police

The road toll has risen to 12 following a crash on the Stuart Highway this morning.

The crash happened at the corner of Virginia Road about 6.15am.

The 50-year-old rider died at the scene. The 25-year-old driver of the Subaru was uninjured, but was taken to hospital for shock.

Police are investigating the crash.

The road toll was 14 at the same time last year.

PFES Media