Coroner says driver may have been on laughing gas when passenger killed in crash

Nick Clark
Updated April 12 2024 - 4:46pm, first published 3:00pm
Mininyurra Wanita Lavinya Brown-West Picture Facebook
Mininyurra Wanita Lavinya Brown-West Picture Facebook

A 21-year-old driver may have been under the influence of nitrous oxide when the car he was driving crashed into a tree and killed his passenger in 2020, a coroner has found.

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Nick Clark

Nick Clark


I am the Supreme and Magistrates Court reporter for the Examiner for the past 18 months. My journalism career has clicked over 30 years and encompasses four different spells at Tasmanian newspapers.

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