Newman fatal crash

Major Crash officers are investigating a fatal crash that occurred last night, Sunday 4 October 2020 in Newman.

Around 11.45pm, a gold Nissan Patrol four-wheel-drive vehicle towing a trailer was travelling south along Great Northern Highway when it left the road and rolled near Marble Bar Road.

A one-year-old child who was a passenger in the vehicle received critical injuries and died a short time later at Newman Hospital.

The 31-year-old female driver and two male passengers (an adult and child) were not injured.

Major Crash investigators wish to speak to anyone who saw the crash or the Nissan Patrol travelling in the area prior to the crash. Anyone with information regarding this crash are asked to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or report online at

Dash camera vision and photos can be provided to Major Crash investigators by uploading them via this link:

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