Three motorcyclists killed in separate crashes

THREE men have been killed in separate motorcycle accidents within 24 hours in New South Wales.

The first fatality occurred near Shellharbour, south of Sydney, about 2.30pm on Saturday.

Police said a 46-year-old man lost control of his bike and slammed into a tree on Chillawong Circuit.


Sadly, the man could not be saved and died at the scene, police confirmed.

The second accident happened in the regional city of Dubbo about 10.40pm last night.

Police said a 21-year-old man was riding along Beddoes Avenue when he crashed into a fence.

The young man sustained life-threatening injuries and died at the scene.

Meanwhile, a 53-year-old man died after his motorcycle collided with a car on Wisemans Ferry Road at Spencer, on the Hawkesbury River about 11.30am on Sunday.

Local police and the Forensic Crash Unit are investigating the circumstances surrounding each incident.

If you have information for Police, please contact NSW Police on 131 444 or provide information using their online form 24 hours per day. 

You can report also information about crime anonymously to Crime Stoppers by calling 1800 333 000 or via 24 hours per day. Crime Stoppers is a registered charity and community volunteer organisation.

Jaydan is a Digital News Producer at He was appointed Managing Editor of the Junee Southern Cross newspaper at the age of 17 and has since held positions in a number of newsrooms in New South Wales and Queensland. Jaydan joined the Hot Tomato Broadcasting Company in 2013 and has been keeping the Gold Coast up to date with the latest local, national and international news online at ever since. With almost ten years’ experience in both print and digital media Jaydan is committed to providing the best coverage during major news and weather events.

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