Police confirm fifth flood-related death in northern NSW

A fifth flood-related death has been confirmed in northern New South Wales.

The body of a man was discovered this afternoon at Byrril Creek Road near Terragon, south of Murwillumbah.

It’s believed the victim is in his 40s.


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Police say the man is yet to be formally identified.

Officers from Tweed/Byron have established a crime scene at the location.

A report will be prepared for the Coroner.