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Fatal incident cann river

  • Fatal incident cann river

Female passenger dies from fatal collision

Major Collison Investigation Unit detectives are investigating following a fatal two-car collision on the Princes Highway in Cann River yesterday afternoon (Wednesday, April 20)

It’s understood two cars, containing two occupants each, collided head-on between Box Ridge Track and Butter Track on the Princes Highway at approximately 2.45pm.

The two passengers, one male and one female, were airlifted to hospital with life-threatening injuries.

The woman later passed away.

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The two male drivers of the vehicles were conveyed to hospital by road, one in a serious but stable condition and the other with non-life threatening injuries.

The investigation into the cause of the collision is ongoing.

Anyone with information about the collision is urged to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or submit a confidential report at

Lives lost

2017: 78

2016: 88