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.
The alleged offender has been charged with Culpable Drive GBH Alcohol and will appear before the ACT Magistrates Court today (October 4).