Man dies after two-car collision at Arrawarra, near Coffs Harbour

A man has died following a two-car collision at Arrawarra yesterday.

At 4.15pm (Monday 15 July 2019) emergency services were called to Eggins Drive following a two-car crash between a 74-year-old female driver and her 80-year-old male passenger, and a 26-year-old female driver.

The 80-year-old male passenger was trapped in the vehicle but later released by emergency services. He was transported to Coffs Harbour Hospital where he was placed into an induced coma but died earlier this morning.

The 74-year-old Toyota driver, travelling north, and the 26-year-old Mazda driver, travelling south, were uninjured.

Officers from the Coffs-Clarence Police District attended and established a crime scene, and later seized both vehicles for further investigation.

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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