Lake Argyle fatal crash

Major Crash officers are investigating a fatal crash that occurred in Lake Argyle yesterday afternoon, Saturday 21 December 2019.

About 12.50pm, a white Holden Commodore sedan with four occupants was travelling north on the Great Northern Highway. Approximately 7kms south of the intersection of Victoria Highway and Great Northern Highway, the sedan left the road, hit an embankment and rolled several times.

A 6-year-old boy who was a passenger in the sedan received critical injuries and died on the way to hospital.

The 23-year-old female driver and a 29-year-old male passenger were conveyed to Kununurra Hospital with minor injuries.

A 14-year-old boy received serious injuries and was also conveyed to Kununurra Hospital but is likely to be transferred to another hospital for further treatment.

Major Crash investigators would like to speak to the members of the public who stopped to assist the injured at the crash, or who saw the crash, or who saw the Holden Commodore travelling in the area prior to the crash.

Anyone with information relating to the crash or has dash-cam vision of the crash/area is asked to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or report online at

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