Police are responding to fatal crash at Pooraka, South Australia

Two people have died following a fatal crash at Pooraka last night.

About 10pm Thursday 4 August, police and emergency services were called to Montague Road near Henderson Avenue after two cars crashed, resulting in one of the cars then impacting with a tree.

Two occupants in one of the vehicles sustained serious injuries in the crash and were rushed to the Royal Adelaide Hospital. Sadly, they both died a short time later.

The single occupant of the other vehicle was not injured.

Montague Road was closed for most of the night while Major Crash Officers investigated the circumstances surrounding the crash but was reopened about 5.30am.

Police are asking anyone who witnessed the crash or has any further information to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.

There have been 46 lives lost on SA roads compared with 61 at the same time last year.

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