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Fatal motorcycle crash - Seahampton

Sunday, 16 July 2017 06:46:22 PM

Police are investigating a fatal motorcycle crash in Seahampton, near Newcastle this afternoon.

About 4.40pm (Sunday 16 July 2017), emergency services were called to the Newcastle Link Road exit of the M1 following reports of a crash.

Initial investigations suggest a motorcycle left the roadway and crashed.

The rider, a male who is yet to be formally identified, was treated at the scene by NSW Ambulance paramedics, however died a short time later.

A crime scene has been established and investigations are continuing.

Police are urging anyone with information in relation to this incident to call Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or use the Crime Stoppers online reporting page: https://nsw.crimestoppers.com.au/ Information you provide will be treated in the strictest of confidence. We remind people they should not report crime information via our Facebook and Twitter pages.