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A man has died following a three-vehicle crash on Friday afternoon (September 21) on Bangalow Road, around five kilometres north of Clunes.

About 2.20pm emergency services were called to the site, about 20km north-east of Lismore, following reports a motorcycle had collided with a tip truck and a Subaru Outback station wagon.

The rider, a man believed to be aged in his 50s, died at the scene. He has not been formally identified.

The driver of the truck, an 82-year-old man, and the driver of the station wagon, a 27-year-old woman, were not injured.

They were both taken to Lismore Base Hospital for mandatory testing.

Officers from Richmond Police District attended and are investigating the circumstances surrounding the crash.

Any witnesses or anyone with dashcam footage is urged to come forward.

A report will be prepared for the Coroner.

Anyone with information about this incident is urged to contact Crime Stoppers: 1800 333 000 or https://nsw.crimestoppers.com.au. Information is treated in strict confidence. The public is reminded not to report crime via NSW Police social media pages.

 

 


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