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Police are appealing for public assistance as investigations continue into a serious two-vehicle crash near Uki.

About 5.30pm yesterday (Wednesday 24 July 2019), emergency services were called to Kyogle Road at Dum Dum, about 40km south-west of Tweed Heads near Uki, following reports a Subaru Impreza sedan and a VW Golf sedan had crashed.

The driver of the Golf, a 23-year-old Burleigh Heads man, suffered serious leg injuries and was flown to Gold Coast University Hospital in a stable condition.

The driver of the Subaru, a 77-year-old Uki woman, suffered internal injuries and was taken to Gold Coast University Hospital in a stable condition.

A crime scene was established and officers from the Crash Investigation Unit commenced an investigation into the circumstances surrounding the incident.

Investigators are appealing for any witnesses or anyone with dashcam footage of the crash to come forward.

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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