Media release

Clone of Fatal crashes - Berry Springs and Central Desert


**Media release duplicated to reflect two separate crashes on separate dates for data purposes***

Northern Territory Police attended the scene of a fatal crash in Berry Springs earlier this morning.

Police received a report just before 4am, of a Toyota Land Cruiser, that had left the road and rolled on Hopewell Road.

On arrival at the scene, emergency services located a 36-year-old male deceased.

Hopewell Road remains closed between Kentish Road and Old Bynoe Road for the morning.

Police are also investigating the death of a 16-year-old male following a crash yesterday evening at Willowra.

The single vehicle crash is believed that have occurred at about 7:30pm, just outside of Willowra. The occupants of the Holden Commodore were treated by the local clinic.

A further report was made later in the evening to police, advising that the male had passed away.

Major Crash detectives are on scene at both fatal crashes conducting investigations and reports will be prepared for the Coroner.