ACT Policing has arrested a 23-year-old man following a single vehicle collision on the Gungahlin Drive Extension (GDE) in Bruce yesterday (October 3) during which a 29-year-old male passenger suffered serious injuries.
The incident allegedly occurred around 8.49pm when the vehicle was negotiating a long sweeping right bend, northbound. The vehicle rotated sideways off the road and went up an embankment on the western side of the GDE before rolling a number of times. The passenger was taken to Calvary Hospital.
The GDE was closed for around three hours for ACT Policing Collision Investigation Team to examine the incident.
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The alleged offender has been charged with Culpable Drive GBH Alcohol and will appear before the ACT Magistrates Court today (October 4).