The Kings Highway has claimed another life this morning, after two cars collided in Kowen leaving one person dead and another injured.
One person died at the scene and ACT Ambulance Service staff treated another for injuries before transferring the individual to hospital.
ACT Policing is investigating the fatal collision, having been called to scene just outside the ACT border at 7.50am.
The Kings Highway is closed in both directions east of the roundabout towards the ACT border while the Collision Investigation and Reconstruction Team conduct its investigation. A report will be prepared for the coroner.
Police are urging anyone who may have any information that could assist police to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000, or report via the Crime Stoppers ACT website.