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Five killed in car crash in NT's Kakadu National Park

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Five people have been killed in a road crash on the Arnhem Highway, west of Jabiru, in the Northern Territory.

Five people have been killed after a car left the road, rolled and hit trees on the Arnhem Highway in the Northern Territory.

The crash occurred about 60 kilometres west of Jabiru on Monday morning.

Investigators are working to establish the identities of the deceased so that families can be notified.

The Northern Territory Road Toll for 2019 now stands at 28 compared to 47 at the same time last year.

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