Driver dies after collission in Orrvale

Police are investigating the circumstances surrounding a fatal collision in Orrvale this afternoon.

It’s understood a car and truck collided at the intersection of Poplar Avenue and Doyles Road about 4.35pm.

The driver of the car, who is yet to be formally identified, sadly died at the scene.

The truck driver has been taken to hospital for observation.

The exact circumstances surrounding the collision are yet to be determined.

Anyone who witnessed the incident, has dashcam footage or any other information that could assist police is urged to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or submit a confidential report at

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