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Police are renewing their appeal for witnesses into an accident that killed Lennox Head identity and water-birth expert Estelle Myers almost two weeks ago.

The 75-year-old woman was driving a Mazda MX5 south on The Coast Road, about 4.40pm on Friday 21 September, when it collided head-on with a Toyota Seca.

Ms Myers died at the scene.

The driver of the Toyota, a 57-year-old woman, was taken to Lismore Base Hospital suffering back and neck soreness.

Police from Richmond Local Area Command are continuing their inquiries into the cause of the fatal crash and are again appealing for anyone who witnessed the collision or the circumstances leading up to it to come forward.

Anyone with information about the incident is asked to call Lismore Police or Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or use the Crime Stoppers online reporting page: https://www1.police.nsw.gov.au/.


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