Man dies, three-year-old flown to hospital after Yarloop crash

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A MAN died and a three-year-old child was flown to Perth Children’s Hospital after a truck crash in Yarloop yesterday.

About 3.50pm, a 52-year-old man was driving a white Mitsubishi truck fitted with a water tank on Trotter Road.

The man lost control of the truck which rolled over.

The driver received fatal injuries and the three-year-old sustained a shoulder injury and was airlifted to Perth Children’s Hospital as a precaution.

Anyone who may have witnessed the crash or the vehicle prior to the crash is asked to call Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or make a report online at www.crimestopperswa.com.au