Fatal crash at Raymond Terrace

A man died in a crash at Raymond Terrace yesterday (Sunday, August 26).

About 6.30pm last night, a Holden sedan was travelling south on Adelaide Street, Raymond Terrace, when it collided with a northbound Toyota four-wheel-drive.

The driver of the Holden, a 35-year-old man, was trapped in the wreckage before being freed and taken to John Hunter Hospital, however, he was pronounced dead on arrival.

The 39-year-old female driver of the Toyota, and her teenage passenger, were treated for shock and taken to John Hunter Hospital for mandatory blood and urine tests.

Police from Port Stephens/Hunter Police District are conducting inquiries into the incident and a report will be prepared for the Coroner.

Anyone with information about this incident is urged to contact Crime Stoppers: 1800 333 000.