Motorcyclist killed in horror crash with car

A motorcyclist has died after a horror crash with a car near Tamworth yesterday.

Police said about 1.30pm, emergency services were called to Werris Creek Road, Duri, following reports of a collision between a motorcycle and a car.

Despite desperate attempts by paramedics, the rider, a 43-year-old man, died at the scene.


The driver of the car, a 19-year-old man, was treated by Paramedics for minor cuts before being taken to Tamworth Hospital for mandatory blood and urine testing.

Werris Creek Road was closed in both directions for about two hours while police examined the scene.

Officers are appealing for anyone with information about the crash to come forward.