A man has died following a single-vehicle crash near Tumut earlier this week.
About 12.15pm on Tuesday (21 May 2019), a Toyota Hilux travelling south along the Snowy Mountains Highway, Blowering, lost control, hit a barrier and rolled coming to rest onto an embankment.
NSW Ambulance paramedics treated the driver and sole occupant, a 66-year-old man from Talbingo at the scene. He was airlifted to Canberra Hospital.
Despite the efforts of medical staff, the man died yesterday (Thursday 23 May 2019).
A crime scene was established and officers from Riverina Police District Command are investigating the circumstances surrounding the crash.
Police will prepare a report 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.