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Man dies in crash near Dunedoo

Sunday, 11 June 2017 05:06:18 PM

A man has died in a single vehicle rollover near Dunedoo.

About 12.50pm (Sunday 11 June 2017), emergency services were called to the Golden Highway, about 13km east of Dunedoo, after a westbound Subaru Forrester left the road and hit trees.

The front seat passenger, a man believed to be aged in his 70s, died at the scene.

The driver, a 78-year-old woman, was taken to Dubbo Base Hospital for treatment to chest pain, and for mandatory blood and urine tests.

Police from Chifley Crash Investigation Unit attended and examined the scene.

The Golden Highway is closed westbound while investigations take place.

A report will be prepared for the Coroner and inquiries continue.

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