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Fatal pedestrian crash - Lismore

Monday, 18 July 2022 02:07:30 AM

A man has died after a crash on the state’s north coast last night.

About 11.30pm (Sunday 17 July 2022), emergency services were called to Lismore Road, Wollongbar following reports a pedestrian had been hit by a car.

Officers attached to Richmond Police District and NSW Ambulance paramedics responded, locating a 49-year-old man who had died at the scene.

The driver of the car – an 18-year-old man – was uninjured and will undergo mandatory testing.

A crime scene has been established and will be examined by specialist officers attached to the Crash Investigation Unit.

Anyone who may have witnessed the incident, or who has 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.