Man dies following single-vehicle crash - Mid North Coast

Friday, 26 May 2023 02:30:17 PM

A man has died following a single-vehicle crash on the Pacific Highway at Eungai Rail today.

About 10.20am (Friday 26 May 2023), emergency services were called to the Pacific Highway at Eungai Rail, about 20km south of Macksville, following reports of a crash.

Despite the efforts of NSW Ambulance paramedics, the rear passenger of the vehicle died at the scene. He is yet to be formally identified but is believed to be aged in his 70s.

The driver, a woman aged in her 70s, and a front passenger, were treated at the scene by NSW Ambulance paramedics for non-life-threatening injuries.

They were taken to Coffs Harbour Hospital for further treatment, and where the driver will undergo mandatory testing.

Police from Mid North Coast Police District and the Crash Investigation Unit have commenced inquiries into the circumstances surrounding the crash.

Anyone with information or dashcam footage of the incident is urged to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.

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.