30 January 2023

Canberra teen killed in crash near Yass

| Claire Fenwicke
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NSW Police highway patrol vehicle. Photo: Claire Fenwicke.

An 18-year-old Canberra man is believed to be the victim of a fatal single-vehicle crash near Yass.

Emergency services were called to Yass Valley Way at about 9:10 am on Sunday (29 January) after a member of the public had discovered a vehicle in a gulley beside the road.

Officers located the body of a man who is yet to be formally identified, however, he’s believed to be an 18-year-old man from the ACT.

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Police are investigating the circumstances surrounding the crash with a report to be prepared for the coroner.

Anyone with information about the crash or dashcam footage has been urged to contact Hume Police on 4823 0399 or Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.

Original Article published by Claire Fenwicke on Riotact.

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