Three men and nine-year-old boy dead in horror crash

Hannah Cross
The Nightly
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Police say the four males, aged 45, 21, 19 and nine, suffered catastrophic injuries and died at the scene.
Police say the four males, aged 45, 21, 19 and nine, suffered catastrophic injuries and died at the scene. Credit: Ben Crabtree/WA News

Four people — including a child — have died at the scene of a devastating crash in the early hours of Friday.

Major crash detectives are investigating the incident, which happened in Clackline, about 80km north-east of Perth.

Three men and one young boy were heading east along Great Eastern Highway in a silver Nissan Navara ute when it left the road and hit a tree about 12.30am.

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Police say the four males, aged 45, 21, 19 and nine, suffered catastrophic injuries and died at the scene.

At 2am, Main Roads urged motorists to take “extreme caution” in the area, near Eadine Road.

Major crash investigators are urging anyone with any information relating to this crash, or who saw the silver Nissan Navara utility travelling in the area prior to the crash, to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or online at www.crimestopperswa.com.au.

Dash-cam or mobile phone vision relating to this crash, can be uploaded directly to investigators via this link: https://wapf.au.evidence.com/axon/community-request/public/fataltrafficcrashclackline190424

Road Trauma Support WA 1300 004 814

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