I did some analysis of what I think are contributing factors to the crash and photos of the scene after it was cleaned. I've added several content warnings describing image content. Please let me know your thoughts.
My thoughts are with the family and friends of the deceased.
Australia has borrowed a lot of the post WW2 USA urban planning, including car dependent sprawl.
One study (via ) came to a simple conclusion for the dislike: "They think roads are built for cars alone."
This great BBC article goes into detail on the psychology: https://www.bbc.com/future/article/20130212-why-you-really-h...