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Investigations underway following fatal crash - Riverina region

Friday, 05 November 2021 12:14:08 AM

Police are investigating following a fatal crash in the state’s Riverina region yesterday.

About 1.50pm (Thursday 4 November 2021), emergency services were called to the Snowy Mountains Highway, about 20km north of Talbingo, following reports a motorcycle had hit a railing on the side of the road.

Despite efforts of a passer-by and emergency services to revive the male rider, he died at the scene.

Officers from Riverina Traffic and Highway Patrol Command established a crime scene and commenced inquiries into the incident.

As inquiries continue, anyone with information or dashcam footage is urged to contact police immediately.

The rider is yet to be formally identified.

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.