Man killed in horror head-on smash with truck

A man has died following a horror head-on crash near Coffs Harbour last night.

About 10pm, emergency services were called to the Pacific Highway, Woolgoolga, about 30km north of Coffs Harbour, following reports of a crash.

Police have been told a B-double travelling north and a Volkswagen van travelling south collided.


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The driver of the Volkswagen, a 47-year-old man, died at the scene.

The driver of the truck, a 44-year-old man, was not injured and was taken to Coffs Harbour Hospital for mandatory blood and urine testing.

A third vehicle sustained minor damage after the initial impact, however, the driver was uninjured.

A crime scene has been established.