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One man dead after Pacific Highway crash

ONE man has died following a crash at Banora Point last night.

Police said about 8.25pm Wednesday, emergency services were called to the Pacific Highway, at the turnoff to Fingal, following reports of a collision involving two cars.

The driver of one of the vehicles, a 58-year-old man, was treated by Ambulance Paramedics, however he died at the scene.

The female driver of the second vehicle was taken to Tweed Hospital where she remains in a stable condition.

The two drivers were the only occupants of the vehicles and no one else was injured during the incident.

Officers attached to Tweed/Byron Local Area Command attended and established a crime scene.

As investigations into the incident continue, police are appealing for witnesses to come forward and contact Crime Stoppers.

A report will be prepared for the Coroner.

Police are urging anyone with information in relation to this incident to call Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or use the Crime Stoppers online reporting page.

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