Police charge woman over fatal crash at Wyong

A woman has been charged after a motorcyclist died in a crash at Wyong earlier this week.

About 10am on Monday (14 September 2020), emergency services were called to the intersection of Amy Close and the Pacific Highway, after a motorcycle and Toyota Corolla collided.

The motorcyclist – a 52-year-old woman – was treated on scene; however, she died a short time later.

The Toyota driver – a 69-year-old woman – was taken to Wyong Hospital for treatment to minor injuries. She also underwent mandatory testing.

Officers from Tuggerah Lakes Police District and the Crash Investigation Unit commenced an investigation into the circumstances surrounding the crash.

Following inquiries, the driver was arrested about 3.30pm yesterday (Wednesday 16 September 2020) and taken to Wyong Police Station.

The Tuggerawang woman was charged with dangerous driving occasioning death – manner dangerous, negligent driving occasioning death, and not give way at traffic lights.

She was given bail to appear at Wyong Local Court on 4 November 2020.

The woman’s driver’s licence was suspended.

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