Passenger dies in single vehicle crash near Tumut

17 year old driver uninjured

A 40 year old man has died after a single vehicle crash at on the Wee Jasper Road at Bombowlee early yesterday morning.

Emergency services were called out at around 7.40am with reports a vehicle had left the road and hit an embankment around 8 kilometres from Tumut.

The passenger was ejected from the vehicle and died at the scene, while the driver, a 17 year old boy, was not injured, and was taken to Wagga Base Hospital for scans and mandatory tests.