A report will be prepared for the Coroner after the death of a motocross rider at Kembla Heights today.
About 10.30am (Sunday 30 June 2019), a 51-year-old man was participating in a social ride at a motocross complex on Harry Graham Drive, when he struck a tree.
Despite efforts at the scene, the male was unable to be revived.
A crime scene has been established and is being examined by forensic specialists.
Officers from Lake Illawarra Police District are conducting inquiries.
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.