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Police will prepare a report for the Coroner after a fatal motorcycle crash at Lindendale last night.

Police and emergency services were called to the site of the crash on the Bruxner Highway at about 8.30pm.

They found the 33-year-old rider unconscious on the road and his motorbike on its side several metres away.

Other motorists and local residents had come to the man’s aid.

CPR was performed on him but failed to revive him and he was pronounced dead a short time later.

Investigations into the circumstances surrounding the crash are now underway.

Anyone who might have witnessed the incident or the circumstances leading up to it is asked to contact Lismore Police Station or Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.

 


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