A 73-year-old Griffith man died in The Canberra Hospital overnight following a collision in Fyshwick last Friday (13 May).
About 12.40pm the man was driving a blue Nissan Pulsar sedan under the Monaro Highway overpass heading towards the intersection of Canberra Avenue and the Monaro Highway, when he collided with another vehicle prior to impacting with a light pole.
The man was transported by ACT Ambulance to The Canberra Hospital. On admittance his condition deteriorated and he went into a coma.
The Collision Investigation and Reconstruction Team is requesting that any witnesses to the incident who have not yet spoken with police should contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000, or via the Crime Stoppers website on www.act.crimestoppers.com.au.