Police responding to fatal single-vehicle crash at Aberdeen

Police are investigating a fatal single-vehicle crash in the state’s Hunter region last night.

Just after 6.30pm (Sunday 30 June 2019), emergency services were called to Dartbrook Road, Aberdeen, after reports of a crash.

Officers attached to Hunter Valley Police District attended and located a Ford Falcon well alight, after its believed to have left the road while travelling north and crashed into a tree.

Fire and Rescue NSW extinguished the fire and a body was located in the driver’s seat.

The driver is yet to be identified.

Inquiries into the crash continue, and a report will be prepared for the information of 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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