Fatal crash - Watheroo

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Officers from the Major Crash Investigation Section are seeking information regarding a fatal crash in Watheroo (north of Moora) yesterday, Wednesday 8 September 2021.

About 3.35pm a gold Land Rover Discovery towing a caravan was being driven north on Midlands Road.  At the same time a white Toyota LandCruiser appears to have been being driven south on the same road. The two vehicles collided head-on.

A Mitsubishi Triton, which was being driven behind the Land Rover Discovery, crashed into the rear of the caravan after the driver was unable to brake in time to avoid the crash scene.

A 66-year-old female passenger in the Land Rover Discovery died at the scene.

The 75-old male driver of the Land Rover Discovery and the 28-year-old male driver of the Toyota LandCruiser both received serious injuries in the crash.

Anyone with information regarding this crash, or who saw the gold Land Rover Discovery or white Toyota LandCruiser being driven prior to the crash, are asked to call Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or report the information online at www.crimestopperswa.com.au.

Dash-cam or mobile phone vision relating to this crash can uploaded directly to investigators via this link: https://wapf.au.evidence.com/axon/citizen/public/fatalcrashwatheroo08092021