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South Coast Highway crash

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Camera IconCredit: Jessica Cuthbert

Police have confirmed an Albany resident has died after single vehicle crash this morning.

The 63-year-old male ran his vehicle off the highway, near Marbelup Road and Rutherwood Road, into the bush at about 7.30am.

Acting Sergeant David Johnston said a kangaroo was involved in the accident but a definitive cause is yet to be established.

Sgt Johnston said a report will be prepared for the coroner.

South Coast Highway remains closed.
Camera IconSouth Coast Highway remains closed. Credit: Jessica Cuthbert

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South Coast Highway remains closed but Main Roads are set to open the road later today.

Detours are in place via Marbelup Road, Lower Denmark Road and Rutherford Road.

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