Man dies following crash on Uriarra Road

A 40 year-old man has died after his car struck a tree in Stromlo this morning.

At approximately 7.40am ACT Emergency Services responded to reports of a motor vehicle accident on Uriarra Road.

Despite the best efforts of emergency services the man died at the scene.

The road was closed for a number of hours while police emergency services were in attendance, the road has since reopened.

ACT Policing’s Major Collision Team is investigating the circumstances of the incident and a report will be prepared for the Coroner.

Sadly this is the fifth road fatality for the ACT in 2020.

Anyone with information or dash-cam footage from around the time of the incident is urged to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000, or via the Crime Stoppers ACT website. Please quote reference 6636573. Information can be provided anonymously.

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