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Storms and rain for Tuesday and Wednesday in the Northern Rivers

The Bureau of Meteorology (BoM) is predicting widespread thunderstorms and rain for the Northern Rivers.

A motorcyclist has died in a collision with a truck at Maclean, with the accident closing the Pacific Highway.

The crash happened just after 6am today, with the motorcyclist dying at the scene, police said.

The truck driver was uninjured but taken to the local hospital for mandatory testing, while the highway is closed as investigations continue.

Motorists are advised to use Summerland Way and Bruxner Highway instead and allow plenty of additional travel time.

Traffic is heavy in the area and the highway is expected to be closed for some time.

Emergency services are on site.

 


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