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Fatal crash - Coffs Harbour

Saturday, 12 August 2017 12:34:20 PM

A man has died after being involved in a collision near Coffs Harbour this morning.

Emergency services were called to the intersection of Darkwood Road and Waterfall Way at Thora following reports of a two car collision, shortly before 10.30am today (Saturday 12 August 2017).

A 31-year-old local man was killed at the scene while the driver of the second vehicle was conveyed to hospital for mandatory blood and urine tests.

Police from Coffs Clarence Local Area Command attended and established a crime scene.

Police will prepare a report for the information of the Coroner outlining the full circumstances surrounding the man’s death.

Local traffic diversions are in place and motorists are advised to avoid the area.


Anyone who witnessed the crash is asked to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.

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.