Fatal Crash In Muswellbrook

An investigation is underway.

22 May 2018

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Tragedy has struck in the Upper Hunter with a driver killed following a serious collision with a horse transport truck.

It's believed his Mazda collided with the truck on the New England Highway north of Muswellbrook near Sandy Creek Road at around 10:30am.

Sadly the 78-year-old driving the sedan died at the scene. 

The man driving the transport wasn't hurt - however a horse suffered a minor injury in the smash.

A police investigation is underway.

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