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Police probe Ridgley fatality


A report will be prepared for the coroner after a single-vehicle fatality at Ridgley in the state's northwest on Thursday evening.

A man in his 20s died after his Ford ute left West Mooreville Road on a slight bend before rolling and hitting a tree.

The driver was pronounced dead at the scene.

Burnie Police are yet to outline any possible contributing factors but are appealing for anyone with information on the crash to come forward.

Six people have lost their lives on Tasmanian roads this year.