Man dies at intersection of Pacific Highway and Elizabeth Bay Drive, Lake Munmorah, on July 13

INVESTIGATION: Police are seeking witnesses to a fatal two-vehicle crash near the pedestrian footbridge at Lake Munmorah on Saturday night. Picture: David Stewart
INVESTIGATION: Police are seeking witnesses to a fatal two-vehicle crash near the pedestrian footbridge at Lake Munmorah on Saturday night. Picture: David Stewart

A MAN died following a two-vehicle crash on the Pacific Highway at Lake Munmorah on Saturday night.

Emergency services were called to the intersection of the Pacific Highway and Elizabeth Bay Drive, just before 11.45pm, after a Subaru Forrester and a Ford Ranger collided.

Police were told the Subaru veered from the roadway and rolled after the crash, hitting a pylon on the nearby footbridge.

The Subaru driver, a 25-year-old man, died at the scene, police said.

The Ford driver, a 33-year-old woman, and three passengers were treated by paramedics and taken to John Hunter Hospital in a stable condition.

The driver also underwent mandatory testing.

Officers from Tuggerah Lakes Traffic and Highway Patrol Command are investigating the circumstances of the crash.

A report will be prepared for the Coroner, police said.

Anyone with information about this incident is urged to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or nsw.crimestoppers.com.au.

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