Fatal crash - Singleton

Thursday, 16 March 2017 10:45:08 AM

Police are investigating after a fatal car crash at Singleton, in the Hunter Valley.

Emergency services were called to Mitchell Line Road, Singleton, just before 7.40am (Thursday 16 March 2017), following reports of a crash.

Officers have been told that two sedans collided about 1km east of the intersection of Mitchell Line Road and Range Road.

The driver of one of the cars, a 63-year-old man, died at the scene.

Two other people are still being treated by NSW Ambulance Paramedics at the scene.

Officers attached to Hunter Valley Local Area Command – with assistance from Crash Investigation Unit – established a crime scene and commenced an investigation.

A report will be prepared for the Coroner.

Mitchell Line Road is closed in both directions with traffic diversion in place.

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