Man charged after fatal crash - Tarago near Goulburn

Sunday, 09 April 2017 12:37:27 AM

Police have charged a man after a fatal collision in Tarago near Goulburn yesterday.

Shortly before 4pm (Saturday 8 April 2017) emergency services were called to Braidwood Road, Tarago after reports a motor vehicle collided with the rear of a motorcyclist, who was travelling with another male rider.

The rider of the motorcyclist, a 43-year-old woman, died at the scene.

The second rider, a 45-year-old man, was uninjured.

The driver of the Toyota Hilux utility, a 27-year-old man was also uninjured.

Police from The Hume Local Area Command attended and established a crime scene.

Detectives and Crime Scene Officers attended and commenced investigations.

About 4.30pm (Saturday 8 April 2017), police arrested a 27-year-old man at the scene where he was taken to Goulburn Base Hospital for mandatory blood and urine testing.

He was taken to Goulburn Police Station where he was charged with negligent driving occasioning death.

He was granted conditional bail to appear at Goulburn Local Court on Wednesday 3 May, 2017.