Single-vehicle fatal crash – New England

A man has died following a single-vehicle crash in the state’s north yesterday

Emergency services were called to Warialda Road, Yetman, about 60km southeast of Boggabilla, just after 5.30am (Sunday 17 September 2023), following reports of a single-vehicle crash.

A Toyota Hilux utility was reportedly travelling north bound when it lost control and rolled.

The passenger – a 39-year-old man – was treated by NSW ambulance paramedics; however, died at the scene.

The driver, a 29-year-old man, suffered minor injuries. He was taken to Texas Hospital in Queensland for mandatory testing.

Officers from New England Police District established a crime scene, and Crash Investigators have commenced an investigation into the circumstances surrounding the crash.

Anyone with information about this incident is urged to contact Crime Stoppers: 1800 333 000 or Information is treated in strict confidence. The public is reminded not to report information via NSW Police social media pages.

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