Fatal crash in Whitton

A FATAL car crash occurred in Whitton yesterday afternoon according to Griffith Local Area Command.

At or around 2:20 PM Saturday afternoon emergency services were called to Wilga Road in Whitton after a car crash had been reported.

Officers from Griffith LAC and the Highway Patrol immediately responded and found the 28 year-old driver had died at the scene.

Three children had also been in the car and were injured in the collision.

A 9 year-old that had been traveling in the front seat of the vehicle was taken to Canberra Hospital in stable condition.

A 2 year-old and a 9 year-old that were traveling in the back seat were transported to Griffith Base Hospital in stable condition.

Investigations into the crash are ongoing and police ask that anyone with information of the collision call Crime Stoppers at 1800 333 000.

This is a developing story, more information will be provided when it becomes available.

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