Man dies after tree falls on car – Kundabung, near Kempsey

A man died and two people have been injured after a tree fell on a car at Kundabung, south of Kempsey.

About 4.40pm (Tuesday 24 November 2020), a Subaru station wagon was travelling into Barry’s Creek rest area on the Pacific Highway when a large tree fell onto the moving vehicle.

The man seated in the rear of the car died at the scene. He has not been formally identified.

A man and woman seated in the front of the Subaru were injured and taken to Port Macquarie Hospital suffering non-life-threatening injuries.

A crime scene has been established as investigations continue.

A brief will be prepared for the information of the Coroner.

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