Man Dies After Fatal Motorcycle Crash – Charlestown

A man has died following a fatal motorcycle crash in the Lake Macquarie area.

About 7.20pm (Thursday 13 June 2024), emergency services were called to the Pacific Highway, Charlestown, after reports of a motorcycle crash.

Police were told the motorcycle left the roadway and crashed into a light pole.

The rider – a man aged in his 20s – was treated by NSW Ambulance paramedics; however, he died at the scene.

He is yet to be formally identified.

Officers attached to Lake Macquarie Police District established a crime scene and an investigation commenced into the circumstances surrounding the incident.

Anyone who may have witnessed the incident or has dashcam footage is urged to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.

A report will be prepared for the information of the coroner.

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