A 22-year-old Higgins man has died in hospital following a single vehicle collision in Macgregor yesterday morning (Sunday, January 20).
The man was a passenger in a white Mitsubishi Triton utility, which rolled onto its side after the driver lost control at the intersection of Cannan Crescent and Constance Stone Street in Macgregor around 12.45am yesterday.
He was taken to The Canberra Hospital after sustaining serious head injuries, and died this afternoon (Monday, January 21).
The 22-year-old driver of the car was not injured.
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ACT Policing’s Collision, Investigation and Reconstruction Team are investigating the cause of the collision, and preparing a report for the ACT Coroner.
The man is the first person to die on an ACT road this year.
Anyone who witnessed the single vehicle collision in Macgregor yesterday morning, and can assist police with their investigation is urged to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000, or via www.act.crimestoppers.com.au. Information can be provided anonymously.