A father of five has died in a crash on the Gold Coast, after being hit by a pickup truck in a rural suburb of Newcastle.
Key points:Melbourne mother of three and her boyfriend were killed in a tractor trailer accident on the NSW Gold CoastThe mother of one of the two men killed was found by police on MondayA man was arrested on suspicion of causing death by dangerous drivingPolice said a tractor-trailer collided with a tractor in the rural town of Mount Gully, about 40km west of Newcastle, on Sunday afternoon.
Police said the driver of the pickup truck was taken to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries.
A man, aged in his 40s, and a woman, aged 40, were taken to Newcastle Hospital and were later released.
They were the first people to be injured in the accident.
Police have yet to release a motive.
More to come.
Topics:death,deaths-and-accidents,police,nsw,nhl,australiaFirst posted March 13, 2020 18:15:56Contact Alex WubbelsMore stories from New South Wales