Fatal collision on the Monaro Highway

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ACT Policing are investigating a fatal collision which occurred on the Monaro Highway this morning (Saturday, 2 July 2016).

At approximately 6.15am police were called to the Monaro Highway, 2km south of Royalla following reports of a single vehicle collision.

ACT Ambulance Service were in attendance and have transferred two people to The Canberra Hospital. Unfortunately, one person has died at the scene.

The Monaro highway was closed between Old Cooma Road and Williamsdale Road whilst the Collision Investigation and Reconstruction Team conducted its investigation. A report will be prepared for the coroner.

This is the fourth fatality on ACT roads this year.

Police are urging anyone who may have any information that could assist police to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000, or via the Crime Stoppers ACT website at act.crimestoppers.com.au.

Police remind people they should not report crime information via Facebook and Twitter pages.

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