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Local man killed in Duranbah crash

A report will be prepared for the Coroner after a middle-aged local man died in a single-vehicle crash in the Tweed yesterday evening.

The single-vehicle crash happened on Duranbah Road, about 23km from Tweed Heads, about 7.30pm (Monday April 17).

Inspector Bobbie Cullen told Echonetdaily that a car, which was being driven by a 51-year-old local man, left the road and hit a tree.

The driver – and sole occupant – died at the scene.

Officers from the crash unit are currently investigating the circumstances surrounding the accident.

Anyone with information is urged to contact Crime Stoppers.

Police are urging anyone with information in relation to this incident to call Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or use the Crime Stoppers online reporting page.


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