Fatality in Kwinana last night

Police are searching for a hit and run driver after a Hocking crash. Picture: file image
Police are searching for a hit and run driver after a Hocking crash. Picture: file image

A WAIKIKI man (36) died after the Toyota Landcruiser he was driving crashed with a power pole at 7.30pm last night.

The crash was on Mandurah Road near Chesterfield Road, Kwinana Beach.

Police said the Waikiki man was driving at 7.30pm when his vehicle left the road, crashed with the power pole and brought down power lines.

There were seven children (ranging in age between 3 years and 14 years) in the vehicle at the time. The children were treated for minor injuries by paramedics, before being transported to Rockingham Hospital for follow-up care.

Officers from Major Crash attended the scene and are calling for witnesses to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.