A WOMAN has died and a man has suffered minor injuries following a single-vehicle accident in Leeton.
The accident occurred this afternoon, Thursday December 3 in Leeton, leaving the community reeling.
Shortly before 2pm, emergency services from the shire raced to the scene of the accident, which police said occurred on Boree Road.
The 26-year-old female driver of the Mazda 3 had been travelling east along the road at the time of the accident.
Police said about 1km east of the intersection of Triggervale Road, the vehicle veered off the roadway and crashed into a tree on the southern side of Boree Road.
The driver died at the scene and her 29-year-old male passenger suffered minor injuries.
Officers from Murrumbidgee Police District, paramedics and other emergency services personnel attended the scene and commenced inquiries.
A report will be prepared for the information of the Coroner.