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Police investigate fatal crash - Yass

Thursday, 01 June 2017 03:11:22 PM

Police are currently at the scene of a fatal motor vehicle collision in the states Southern Region.

About 2.15pm (Thursday 1 June 2017) emergency services were called to the Hume Highway, about 1km south of Lachlan Valley Way, following reports of a car crash.

On arrival officers located a 4WD that had rolled.

One of the four occupants, a woman, died at the scene.

The male driver, and the two other passengers, a man and a woman, are being airlifted to Canberra Hospital.

Officers from the Southern Region Crash Investigation Unit will attend the scene and commence an investigation.

Motorists are advised that local traffic diversions are in place northbound between Bowning and Yass.

Police are urging anyone with information in relation to this incident to call Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or use the Crime Stoppers online reporting page: Information you provide will be treated in the strictest of confidence. We remind people they should not report crime information via our Facebook and Twitter pages.