Roma man, 24, killed after car hits bridge barrier

The site of a fatal crash at Roma.
The site of a fatal crash at Roma.

A 24-YEAR-OLD Roma man as died as a result of injuries sustained in a single vehicle traffic crash in Roma on Sunday night.

Initial investigations indicate that around 9.50, the man was driving on Northern Road when he collided with a side barrier on the bridge 50m west of the intersection with William Street.

He was rushed to Roma Hospital for treatment, however died a short while later.

A 19-year-old Roma man, and passenger in the vehicle, sustained non-life-threatening injuries and was also taken to Roma Hospital for treatment.

The Forensic Crash Unit is investigating. There is no further information available at this stage.

Anyone with information which could assist with this matter should contact Crime Stoppers anonymously via 1800 333 000 or 24hrs a day.

Topics:  crash fatality roma

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