Motorcyclist dies after crash at Inverell

A man has died in a collision involving his motorcycle and an SUV at Inverell overnight.

Emergency services were called to Henderson Street about 7.30pm yesterday (Monday 6 December 2021), after the Nissan X-Train and black Honda motorcycle had collided at the intersection of Vivian Street.

A 21-year-old man riding the motorcycle, who was on a learner’s licence, suffered critical injuries. He was taken to Inverell Hospital where he died a short time later.

The female driver of the SUV has undergone mandatory testing.

A crime scene was established, and officers from New England Police District initiated an investigation into the circumstances surrounding the crash.

As inquiries continue, anyone with information about the incident, or anyone with dashcam relevant to the crash, to urged to contact Inverell Police or Crime Stoppers.

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. The public is reminded not to report information via NSW Police social media pages.

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