Motorist dies in crash near Carnarvon

Midwest Times
File image: Police car.
Camera IconFile image: Police car. Credit: Simon Santi, The West Australian

Police are investigating the death of a 45-year-old man in a crash on the North West Coastal Highway near Carnarvon last night.

Police said the man was driving a white Ford Falcon ute at South Plantations, about 5km east of Carnarvon, about 8.45pm when it crashed into a small sign post.

A passing motorist raised the alarm.

Emergency services tried unsuccessfully to revive the man.

Police said they were waiting to determine the cause of death following a post mortem.

Carnarvon police are appealing for anyone who witnessed the crash or a white Ford Falcon Ute driving in the area before the crash to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.

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