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MAN CHARGED AFTER STURT HIGHWAY CRASH

SA POLICE 1

 

 

 

 

 

A 69 year old man from Renmark has been changed following yesterday’s fatal Sturt highway car crash between Waikerie and Kingston on Murray. 

Just after 2pm yesterday A Ford and Mazda collided on the Sturt Highway at good hope landing.

Sadly, A 78 year old female passenger in the Mazda died at the scene.

The driver of the Mazda a 76-year-old man also from Renmark was airlifted to Adelaide in a critical condition while the 66-year-old female passenger in the Ford was also airlifted to the RAH with serious injuries.

The driver of the ford, a 69 year old Renmark Man was treated for minor injuries and was subsequently charged with causing death by dangerous driving and two counts of causing serious harm by dangerous driving.

Police would like to hear from anyone who witnessed the crash or either car before the accident.

The man was bailed to appear in court at later date.