Call for witnesses to fatal crash in Burnside

Call for witnesses to fatal crash in Burnside

Major crash investigators are calling for witnesses to a fatal crash just north of Margaret River on Wednesday morning.

Police said the accident occurred at around 1.40am on Wednesday January 13 when a silver BMW sedan travelling south on Caves Road left the road near the intersection of Carters Road in Burnside.

The 23 year old driver was the sole occupant of the vehicle, which struck a tree after leaving the road.

The man received fatal injuries and died at the scene.

The area around Carters Road and Caves Road has seen a number of serious crashes over the peak tourism season.

Major Crash Investigation officers are urging anyone who saw the crash or BMW sedan travelling in

the area prior to the crash, or has dash-cam vision of either, to call Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or

report the information online at