Motorcyclist dies after crash with hatchback – Bateau Bay

A motorcyclist has died following a crash on the Central Coast.

Emergency services were called to The Entrance Road at Bateau Bay about 6.20pm (Friday 7 June 2024), and found a 23-year-old male rider had suffered critical injuries following a collision with a small hatchback.

He was treated by NSW Ambulance paramedics but died at the scene.

The driver of the hatchback, an 86-year-old woman, stopped immediately. She has now been taken for mandatory testing.

Officers from Tuggerah Lakes Police District are conducting the investigation and are appealing for anyone with dashcam vision of the minutes leading up to the crash, or information that may be relevant to the inquiry, 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.

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