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A woman has died after a single-vehicle crash near Whiporie, north of Grafton.

About 12.30pm Monday (February 5) emergency services were called to Summerland Way, about 5 kilometres south of Whiporie, after reports of a car crashing into a guardrail.

The driver and sole occupant of the vehicle – a woman believed to be aged in her 20’s – died at the scene.

As of 5.45pm Monday stop-slow traffic restrictions were still in place around the site.

Officers attached to Richmond Local Area Command are investigating the circumstances surrounding the incident and a report will be prepared for the Coroner.

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: https://nsw.crimestoppers.com.au/

 


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