A man has died following a single-vehicle crash near Lismore.
About 5.45pm yesterday (Wednesday, 7 June), emergency services were called to Rous Road, near Molly Grass Road, at Tregeagle – about 9km southeast of Lismore – following reports an Audi sedan had crashed into a tree.
On arrival, officers from Richmond Police District found the driver and sole occupant of the vehicle – a 48-year-old man – had died at the scene.
A crime scene was established, and investigations commenced into the circumstances surrounding the crash.
A report will be prepared for the Coroner.
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