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Man dies after hitting a tree north of Grafton

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A man has died after a single-vehicle crash north of Grafton yesterday.

Emergency services were called to Iluka Road at Woombah, about 60 kilometres north of Grafton, just before 3.30pm, following reports a Volkswagen Amarok left the roadway and hit a tree.

The driver and sole occupant, a 66-year-old man, died at the scene.

Officers from Coffs/Clarence Local Area Command have established a crime scene and are investigating the circumstances surrounding the crash.

A report will be prepared for the Coroner.


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