Man dies after single-vehicle truck crash - Dry Plain

Monday, 24 April 2023 03:49:55 PM

A man has died after a single-vehicle crash in the Snowy Monaro Region today.

Just after 1.10pm today (Monday 24 April 2023) emergency services were called to the Snowy Mountains Highway at Dry Plain – about 40km northwest of Cooma – following reports of a crash.

On arrival, officers attached to Monaro Police District were told a truck had crashed and rolled, trapping the driver.

NSW Ambulance paramedics attended; however, the driver died at the scene.

He is yet to be formally identified but believed to be a man aged in his 50s.

A crime scene was established which was forensically examined, as police commenced an investigation into the circumstances surrounding the crash.

A report will be prepared for the information of the Coroner.

Anyone with information about this incident is urged to contact Crime Stoppers: 1800 333 000 or https://nsw.crimestoppers.com.au. Information is treated in strict confidence. The public is reminded not to report information via NSW Police social media pages.