ACT Policing have announced another fatal collision under Jon Stanhope’s “Vision Zero”.
ACT Policing’s Collision, Investigation and Reconstruction Team (CIRT) are investigating a single vehicle collision that resulted in the death of a man in Higgins last night (May 29).
Police were called to the location on Southern Cross Drive around 11.40pm. Early investigations indicate the driver, travelling west-bound, lost control of his vehicle approximately 250 metres after the Southern Cross Drive and Kingsford Smith Drive intersection, and collided with a tree.
The driver, a 35-year-old male from Evatt, died at the scene.
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This is the fourteenth road fatality for 2010.
Police are urging drivers to take extra caution on the roads when driving in wet conditions.