Swanbourne woman charged over Floreat crash

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AN 18-year-old Swanbourne woman will face court this week over a charge in regards to a fatal car crash in Floreat on Wednesday, June 13.

It is alleged around 11.25am, a silver Mazda 3B hatchback collided with a blue Honda Jazz at the intersection of Cambridge and Selby streets.

The Honda driver, a 91 year old Jolimont woman, received life threatening injuries and was taken by ambulance to Royal Perth Hospital where she later died.

The 18-year-old Mazda driver from Swanbourne received minor injuries and was taken to Royal Perth Hospital for treatment.

She has been charged with Dangerous Driving Occasioning Death and is due to appear before Perth Magistrates Court on Friday, August 17.