Driver, horses die after head-on collision on Great Eastern Highway near Binduli

The West Australian
A man and several horses have died after a ute collided with a truck on the Great Eastern Highway on Tuesday night
Camera IconA man and several horses have died after a ute collided with a truck on the Great Eastern Highway on Tuesday night

A man and several horses have died after a ute collided with a truck on the Great Eastern Highway on Tuesday night

The crash happened about 10.24pm last night in Binduli, about 10 km west of Kalgoorlie. Police said a Mitsubishi Triton ute and a truck towing a horse float with 15 horses collided head-on.

The male driver of the truck was not seriously injured and was taken to Kalgoorlie Hospital.

Tragically, the male driver of the Triton died at the scene.

A police spokesperson confirmed a number of horses also died as a result of the crash.

Major crash investigators are appealing for anyone that saw the crash, or that saw either of the vehicles prior to the crash to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or to make a report online at crimestopperswa.com.au

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