Man dies after being thrown from all-terrain vehicle in shocking NSW crash

Police are currently at the scene of a fatal crash in the NSW Riverina.

The accident, involving a Ford Fiesta and a Kawasaki Mule, happened just before 8.30am at the intersection of Garner and Whitton Roads at Leeton.

Police say initial investigations suggest the mule overturned, ejecting the driver, a 63-year-old man.


The driver of the car, a 48-year-old woman, performed first aid on the man until emergency services arrived – however sadly, the man died.

The woman has been taken to Leeton Hospital for mandatory testing and investigations into the crash are ongoing.


Shanee is a full-time Digital Journalist and Social Media Content Producer. In 2014, Shanee graduated from Griffith University’s Gold Coast Campus with a Bachelor of Communications majoring in Journalism, Public Relations and Marketing. Since joining 1029 Hot Tomato, Shanee has been keeping you up to date with breaking news and everything Gold Coast on myGC. Shanee also writes and photographs for Peony & Page, a personal home, style and travel blog & Instagram alias she founded in 2015.

Leave a Reply

Notify of