Man charged over fatal crash in Forrestdale

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A MAN has been charged over a fatal crash in Forrestdale yesterday afternoon.

The crash occurred about 12.50pm when truck towing a semi-trailer struck a white Mitsubishi 380.

The Mitsubishi was turning right from Armadale Road onto Tonkin Highway when it was hit by the oncoming truck.

The driver of the Mitsubishi, a 55-year-old Armadale woman, died at the scene.

A 46-year-old Beckenham man has been charged with dangerous driving occasioning death and will appear at the Armadale Magistrates Court on May 14.

Investigators would like to speak to anyone that witnessed the crash, that saw the vehicles prior to the crash, or have dash cam footage leading up to or off the crash.

Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or to make a report online at crimestopperswa.com.au