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Friday, January 21, 2022

Man dies after being hit by truck

A man has died following a crash on the NSW Mid North Coast yesterday.

Police say that at around 2.10pm on Monday, emergency services were called to the Pacific Highway at Urunga, following reports a man had been hit by a truck.

“The man – believed to be aged in his 30’s – died at the scene. He is yet to be formally identified,” NSW Police said in a statement.

The driver of the truck – a 65-year-old man – was taken to Coffs Harbour Health Campus for mandatory testing.

A crime scene was established, and an investigation launched into the circumstances surrounding the incident by officers attached to Coffs/Clarence Police District.

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