Woman dies after car hits tree on Mount Darragh Road

Police are investigating after a 57-year-old woman died in a single-vehicle accident on Mount Darragh Road on Friday afternoon.

The car rolled down a steep embankment and hit a tree near Boben Road about 4pm, according to police.

The victim’s partner was travelling some distance behind when the crash happened and attempted to assist, however the driver and sole occupant of the car was unable to be revived.

Emergency services were called to the scene and worked to stabilise the vehicle.

Police investigations continue into the cause of the crash. 

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