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Man dies after Broadwater crash

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A man has died after a two-vehicle crash near on the Pacific Highway at Broadwater on Friday (March 9).

Shortly before 7pm, a white Toyota sedan and a white Volvo prime mover, travelling in opposite directions, collided on the highway.

The driver of the Toyota and sole occupant, an 88-year-old man died at the scene.

The driver of the prime mover, a 51-year-old man, was not injured and was taken to hospital for mandatory drug and alcohol testing.

As part of their inquiries, police will examine the 88-year-old man’s medical history 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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