A 43-year-old Karratha man has been charged over a crash that claimed the life of a 41-year-old on Monday.

The truck driver was travelling along North West Coastal Highway near Karratha when his vehicle collided with a Toyota Hilux about 5pm.

The Toyota became wedged under the truck and the driver of the car died as a result of his injuries.

Police yesterday charged the truck driver with dangerous driving causing death.

He will appear in Karratha Magistrate's Court next week.

Anyone with information should contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.

The West Australian

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