Heart-Stopping Near Miss With Baby Caught On Dashcam Video

Extremely concerning dashcam footage has been released of a near head-on collision on an outback road.

WA Police have released vision of an incident filmed near Kojonup on August 2, around 2pm.

The driver who captured the footage had a nine-month-old baby in the vehicle.

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In the video, the driver is travelling north along Albany Highway when a dark coloured Commodore, seemingly overtaking a large truck, appears from behind a hill.

The driver of the Commodore is forced to swerve hard to the right, veering off the road itself, as the vehicle filming the footage narrowly passes between the car and truck in the correct lane.

As the cars pass, a woman in the vehicle filming the incident can be heard screaming.

Image: WA Police

In a statement Great Southern District Police Force said "this was a very anxious moment."

“Albany Police would like to speak to the male driver of the Commodore who is described as medium build with a dark beard and balding," police said.

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Speaking to 10 daily on Wednesday afternoon, WA Police said they are still investigating the incident.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or report online at