Major Crash investigators call for information after man dies in fiery crash near Albany

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Forensics officers examine the crash scene.
Camera IconForensics officers examine the crash scene. Credit: Taj Stubber / Albany Advertiser

A man believed to be in his 60s was killed when his car struck a tree and caught fire in Kalgan yesterday.

A blue Holden Commodore sedan was travelling north on Hunton Road towards the intersection of Mount Boyle Road about 10.15am, when it veered off the road and hit a tree.

The driver of the Commodore, believed to be 64 years old, was the only occupant.

The car was destroyed by fire after the crash.

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Hunton Road was closed in both directions yesterday while forensics officers examined the scene.

Major Crash officers are investigating the incident and have appealed for witnesses to contact police.

Anyone with information can call Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or make a report online at www.crimestopperswa.com.au

Dash-cam or mobile phone vision related to the crash can be uploaded directly here.

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