Missing man found dead at scene of motorbike crash

A man reported missing to police has been located dead at the scene of a motorbike crash near Coffs Harbour.

Around 3.00am Tuesday, officers were called to a home in Coramba to take a report about a missing 40-year-old man.

Following investigations into the man’s disappearance, police yesterday located his body on East Bank Road at Coramba.


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Investigators believe that the man failed to negotiate a bend in the road, hit a guide post, ran through a ditch and struck a fence.

A crime scene has been established at the crash site with the motorbike removed for further forensic examination.

Investigations are ongoing.