Dead driver is named

THE man involved in the fatal accident at Mungabareena over the weekend has been identified as Chris Peachey.

The 22-year-old from Jindera crashed into a large poplar tree on Mungabareena Road about 5.30am on Sunday.

The force of the collision on the 50km/h stretch of road left the car in an almost unrecognisable mess.

Police are still investigating.