Christmas morning road fatality near Beelbangera

Police have confirmed one person has lost their life in a single vehicle incident near Beelbangera in the early hours of Christmas morning. 

It was discovered a car had hit a power pole, following reports of a power outage. . 

The incident occurred on Rankin Springs Road, near the intersection of Fowler Road.

Police believe the driver was travelling north along the road when he collided with the power pole and a pump station. 

The vehicle is a NSW registered Nissan Sedan and the occupant is yet to be identified. 

A crime scene has been established and traffic diversions are in place. 

As a result of the crash, power has been cut to the area and efforts are underway to have the power restored.

Police are requesting people avoid the area and follow the diversions put in place.