Fatal crash – South Pambula, NSW

A report will be prepared for the information of the Coroner after a man has died following a head-on crash in South Pambula today.

Shortly before 2pm (Tuesday 22 January 2019) emergency services were called to Mount Darragh Road, approximately 3km west of the Princes Highway, after reports a cement truck and a Mitsubishi mirage sedan had collided.

The driver of the Mitsubishi mirage, a 45-year-old Nethercote man, died at the scene.

The driver of the cement truck, a 59-year-old Cooma man was uninjured. He was taken to Bega District Hospital for mandatory testing.

Officers from South Coast Police District established a crime scene and are investigating the circumstances surrounding the crash.

Mount Darragh Road is currently closed in both directions.

For the latest traffic information, motorists are advised to visit ww.livetraffic.com. or call 132 701.

As inquiries continue, anyone with information is urged to come forward.

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.

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