Charge laid over fatal ute crash

14 year old to front children's court

Charge laid over fatal ute crash

A 14 year old boy has been charged over the fatal single vehicle crash near Yerong Creek last week, that claimed the life of another boy, also aged 14.

Officers will allege a Toyota Hilux was on a property just before 10.45am last Thursday, October 11, when it rolled.

Two boys were ejected from the tray of the vehicle, one of them suffered serious injuries and died at the scene, the driver and the other boy suffered minor injuries.

Police have issued the driver with a Court Attendance Notice for dangerous driving occasioning death.

He’ll face children’s court on November 27.