Man dies after single-vehicle crash near Taree

A man has died following a single-vehicle crash about 20km west of Taree today.

Just before 3pm (Monday 26 August 2019), emergency services were called to the Killawarra Bridge on Gloucester Road at Burrell Creek, following reports a car had crashed and rolled.

The driver, a man believed to be aged in his 50s, was found inside the vehicle deceased. He is yet to be formally identified.

Officers from Manning Great Lakes Police District established a crime scene and will investigate the circumstances surrounding the crash.

A report will be prepared for the Coroner.

Anyone with information about this incident is urged to contact Crime Stoppers: 1800 333 000 or Information is treated in strict confidence.

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