South West WA: young driver killed in crash

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A YOUNG man was killed in a crash after the vehicle he was driving struck a tree yesterday afternoon about 170km south of Perth.

Police said the 26-year-old driver was the only occupant in a Ford Falcon sedan that lost control about 4.30pm while travelling west on Clifton Road in Brunswick, near Australind.

He died at the scene.

Major Crash investigators are seeking information on the crash.

Anyone who can help is urged to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.