Man dies after car veers off road, crashes into power pole

A MAN has died following a crash in Dubbo today.

About 9.45am, Thursday 5 November 2015, police were called to the intersection of Erskine Street and Darling Street, Dubbo, after a van left the road and hit a power pole.

The male driver, who was aged in his 50s, was taken to Dubbo Base Hospital where he died a short time later. He was the only occupant of the vehicle.


Police from Orana Local Area Command remain on the scene and are conducting an investigation into the incident.

Diversions are in place and motorists are urged to avoid the area.