Man dies in fatal crash while leaving bathroom stall

A man has died in a fatal crash in the City of Adelaide.

Key points:The 44-year-old was travelling in a silver Mitsubishi Eclipse with the driver on a broken taillampThe driver of the Mitsubishis was arrested on suspicion of causing death by careless driving, police saidThe crash happened near the intersection of the Swanston and Port Phillip roads around 6:00pm (AEDT)The man was airlifted to Royal Adelaide Hospital but died.

“Police are appealing for witnesses to assist in the investigation into the crash,” Adelaide Police Commander Inspector Mick Jones said.

“The driver is described as white, in his 40s with light brown hair and a short goatee, and a silver Subaru Eclipse.”

“Police have asked anyone with information to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.”

The Mitsubijis were found abandoned in the middle of the road.

The driver has been arrested on a number of counts including dangerous driving, leaving the scene of a crash involving death, driving with a suspended licence, driving without a licence and driving without insurance.

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