• Hannah Phillips

Fatal Crash Near Keith

A woman has died following a fatal collision in the State’s South East this morning.

Just before 8am Monday 19 November police were called to the Dukes Highway, about 2km north of Keith after reports two cars has collided head on.

The driver of one of the cars, a 19-year-old from the South East, sadly died at the scene.

The driver of the other vehicle, a 55-year-old Victorian man was taken to Keith Hospital before being flown to the Royal Adelaide Hospital for treatment of non-life threatening injuries.

The Dukes Highway remains closed while Major Crash Investigators are at the scene, traffic diversions are in place.

The young woman’s death takes the State’s road toll to 66, compared to 83 at the same time last year.