Fatal crash near Cowell

A 56 year old man has died at the scene of a major crash near Cowell.

A motorist discovered a single car rollover on the Lincoln Highway just after 7am on Saturday morning, July 13.

Major Crash Investigators attended the scene and are investigating the circumstances of the crash, which occurred about 10 kilometres south of Cowell towards the Cleve turnoff.

The man was the sole occupant of the vehicle.

The Lincoln Highway has remained open but motorists are asked to slow down and take care while emergency service workers are operating in the area.

The crash brings the state road toll to 64 compared to 39 at the same time in 2018.