Media release

Fatal crash - Weddell


Northern Territory Police are investigating a single motorcycle crash in Weddell.

At 12:30pm, police located the body of a missing man on the side of a creek adjacent to Jenkins Road.  Investigations identified that the man had crashed his motorcycle, with the motorcycle coming to rest in the creek.

The crash scene was not immediately noticeable to road users from the roadway.  It was evident that the 55-year-old man died at the scene.

Major Crash Investigation Unit detectives and local police are currently on scene investigating the circumstances of the crash, including when the crash occurred.