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.