Man dies after two-vehicle crash near Singleton

A man has died following a crash near Singleton.

About 1.45pm today (Sunday 28 February 2021), emergency services were called to Putty Road, Putty, after two cars crashed head-on.

The driver and sole occupant of one of the vehicles died at the scene. The man has not yet been formally identified.

The three occupants of the other car have been taken to hospital with non life-threatening injuries.

Officers from Hunter Valley Police District established a crime scene and are investigating the circumstances surrounding the incident.

A report will be prepared for the Coroner.

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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