Teen dies in motorbike crash, NSW

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Police are investigating the circumstances surrounding a crash in the Hunter Valley yesterday that killed one teenager and seriously injured another, NSW Police say.

About 2.30pm today, two 17-year-old males were riding their motorcycles south along Commission Road, Jerry Plains.

A Nissan Patrol was travelling north on Commission Road and as it rounded a bend the Nissan and the two motorbikes have collided head-on.

One of the riders was thrown from his bike and died at the scene; while the second rider suffered serious injuries including fractures to his skull, arm and lower legs, as well as internal injuries.

He was flown to John Hunter Hospital where he remains in a serious condition.

The 59-year-old driver of the Nissan was taken to Singleton Hospital for mandatory tests.

Officers from Hunter Valley Local Area Command attended the scene and commenced inquiries.

Investigations continue however no charges are expected to be laid.

Police are urging anyone with information in relation to this incident to call Crime Stoppers.

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