Man died, another injured in road train crash north of Meekatharra

Man died, another injured in road train crash north of Meekatharra

A MAN has died and another injured when two road trains collided last night.

Police are attending the crash that happened about 6pm on Sunday, 94km north of Meekatharra on Great Northern Highway.

The road trains were travelling in opposite directions, with the driver of the southbound vehicle dying at the scene.

The driver of the northbound truck – a man in his 40s – received minor injuries.

The trailers on both vehicles were empty.

Major crash officers are conducting inquiries into the cause of the crash.

Anyone with information is urged to call Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.