The community has been left reeling following reports of a second fatal crash in the South East region this week.
Officers were called to the Naracoorte Road, about 1km north of the Riddoch Highway, responding reports of a truck had crashed into a tree.
The truck driver, a 61 year old Sheidow Park man, has passed away at the scene.
The man's death takes the State's Road toll to 23 so far this year, compared to 19 at the same time last year.
Major Crash Investigators have attended and examined the scene.
Locals with information on the circumstances of the collision are being called upon to come forward and call 1800 333 000.