Forrestdale: one dead, three injured in Tonkin Hwy crash

ONE person has died and three people have suffered injuries in a serious crash on the Tonkin Highway in Forrestdale this morning.

The crash was between a truck and two cars at the intersection of Tonkin Highway and Forrest Road about 6.15am.

The male driver of one of the cars died at the scene as a result of injuries he received.

The male driver of the second car was taken by ambulance to Armadale Hospital with serious injuries.

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The driver of the truck was uninjured.

Major Crash investigators would like to speak to anyone who may have seen the crash.

Call Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or make a report online.

Tonkin Highway southbound is currently closed from Armadale Road to Rowley Road.

A detour has been set up on Nicholson Road.