Critical incident investigation declared after man dies at Cowra

A critical incident investigation has been declared after a man died following an incident at Cowra today.

About 10:35pm yesterday (Tuesday 23 April 2024), emergency services were called to a property at Cowra following a concern for welfare.

A short time later officers attached to Chifley Police District found a 43-year-old man with serious injuries to his arm wandering along the Mid Western Highway, Cowra.

Police attempted to assist the man and provide medical treatment.

NSW Ambulance paramedics attended and treated the man and he was taken to Cowra Hospital; however he later died.

A critical incident team from Central West Police District will investigate the circumstances surrounding the incident.

The investigation will be subject to an independent review, and a report will be prepared for the Coroner.

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