Driver dies following single vehicle crash - Morriset
Tuesday, 10 January 2023 07:10:57 AM
A woman has died in hospital following a single-vehicle crash near Morriset last week.
About 6.40pm on Friday 6 January 2023, emergency services were called to Fishery Point Road, Morriset, following reports a Holden Commodore sedan had left the road and struck a tree.
The driver and sole occupant of the vehicle – a 43-year-old woman – was trapped in the wreckage, before being released by Fire and Rescue personnel.
The woman was taken to John Hunter Hospital, where she remained until she died yesterday (Monday 9 January 2023).
Officers attached to Lake Macquarie Police District have commenced inquiries into the crash.
A report will be prepared for the information of the coroner.
Anyone with information about this incident is urged to contact Crime Stoppers: 1800 333 000 or https://nsw.crimestoppers.com.au. Information is treated in strict confidence. The public is reminded not to report information via NSW Police social media pages.