ACT Policing is investigating a fatal collision which occurred in Weston this afternoon (Tuesday, September 17).
Around 1.45pm police were called to the intersection of Streeton Drive and Namatjira Drive in relation to a collision.
A man driving a black Subaru Impreza was travelling in a southerly direction along Streeton Drive and an elderly woman driving a silver Hyundai Getz was turning right onto Streeton Drive from Namatjira Drive when the cars collided.
ACT Ambulance attended the collision but unfortunately could not revive the woman and she died at the scene.
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The 33-year-old man driving the Subaru Impreza was taken to The Canberra Hospital with minor injuries.
The intersection of Streeton Drive and Namatjira Drive is closed and ACT Policing is asking members of the public to avoid the area during their commute home.
ACT Policing is asking anyone who witnessed the collision and is yet to speak to police to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or via www.act.crimestoppers.com.au. Information can be provided anonymously.
[Courtesy ACT Policing]