A report will be prepared for the coroner following the death of a motorcyclist near Lismore this morning.
Just before 5am Tuesday (February 19), emergency services were called to Eltham Road, Eltham, following reports a motorcyclist had hit a cow.
The 33-year-old male rider died at the scene.
The cow also died as a result of the crash.
Officers from Richmond Police District are investigating the circumstances surrounding the incident.
Anyone with information about this incident is urged to contact Crime Stoppers: 1800 333 000 or https://nsw.crimestoppers.com.