A second person has died following the two-vehicle crash in Mullumbimby on Father’s Day.
About 11.45am on Sunday, emergency services were called to Mullumbimby Road, about 2km north of Mullumbimby following reports of a crash.
A vehicle travelling west had collided with a vehicle travelling east in the east-bound lane.
Emergency services attempted to revive a 79-year-old woman from the east-bound travelling vehicle, however she died at the scene.
An 80-year-old man from the same vehicle was flown to Gold Coast University Hospital in a serious condition. The 80-year-old man died in hospital yesterday (Thursday 5 September 2019).
A 28-year-old man from the west-bound travelling vehicle was flown to Gold Coast University Hospital in a serious condition.
A brief will be prepared for the information of the Coroner and the circumstances surrounding the crash are currently being investigated by the Traffic and Highway Patrol Command.