Australind man charged with dangerous driving occasioning death

Major Crash officers have charged an Australind man with dangerous driving occasioning death.
Major Crash officers have charged an Australind man with dangerous driving occasioning death.

Major Crash officers have charged a man over a fatal crash in Crooked Brook in September. 

Shortly after 6am on Sunday, September 17, emergency services were advised of the crash on Boyanup-Picton Road near the intersection of Dillon Road involving a red Holden utility and a Lexus four wheel drive. 

The driver and single occupant of the red Commodore, a 53-year-old man from Australind, died at the scene. 

The driver and single occupant of the Lexus, a 44-year-old man from Australind, sustained head injuries and was flown to Royal Perth Hospital. 

As a result of the police investigation, the 44-year-old man has been charged with dangerous driving occasioning death, no authority to drive, driving an unlicensed vehicle and possessing drug paraphernalia. 

The man will appear in Bunbury Magistrates Court on Monday, November 27.