Glenwynn Fatal Crash

Major Crash Investigators are seeking information regarding a fatal crash in Glenlynn (near Bridgetown) yesterday morning, Saturday 15 February 2020.

About 11:30am a Holden Astra hatch was being driven south on South Western Highway, when about 300m north of the intersection of Press Road the vehicle left the road after failing to negotiate a bend in the road and struck a tree.

A passenger in the vehicle, a 58-year-old man from Orelia, died at the scene.

The driver of the vehicle, a 24-year-old woman from Orelia who holds a Leaner’s Permit, and a second passenger, a 21-year-old man from Toodyay, were both taken by St John Ambulance to Bridgetown Hospital. Their injuries were not believed to be life-threatening.

Anyone with information regarding this crash, or who saw the Holden Astra being driven prior to the crash, is asked to call Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or report the information online at

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