Man killed in horror crash near Newcastle

A motorcyclist has been killed in a horror crash with a B-double truck near Newcastle.

The accident occurred on the Pacific Motorway at Beresfield around 3.40pm this afternoon.

Police said a motorcycle and a B-double truck collided in the northbound lane of the highway.


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The male rider was severely injured and sadly died at the scene.

The driver of the truck was uninjured.

He was taken to hospital for mandatory blood and urine testing.

A report will be prepared for the Coroner.