6 October 2023

Police appeal for help following Taralga fatal

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File Photo: NSW Traffic and Highway Patrol Facebook.

Police are hoping someone may have dashcam footage. Photo: File.

Police are appealing for information after a man died following a two-vehicle crash on the NSW Southern Tablelands this week.

Just before 3 pm on Wednesday (4 October 2023), emergency services were called to Taralga Road, Taralga, following reports of a crash.

Officers attached to The Hume Police District were told a Mitsubishi station wagon and truck had collided, causing the vehicle to roll onto its side.

The Mitsubishi driver – a 68-year-old man – was treated by NSW Ambulance paramedics, however he died at the scene.

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The truck driver – a 37-year-old man – was taken to Goulburn Hospital for mandatory testing.

Police established a crime scene and began an investigation into the circumstances surrounding the crash.

A report will be prepared for the information of the Coroner.

Anyone with information about the incident or dashcam footage is urged to call police or Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.

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