Serious crash closes highway north of Dubbo

UPDATE 6:45AM: Two people have died after a car collided with a truck on the Newell Highway in central NSW.

The Highway remains closed in both directions north of Dubbo.

Emergency services were called about 3.30am to find a shocking scene and have confirmed two people died at the scene.


It is not known if they were occupants of the car or truck.

Motorists are advised to use alternate routes as the Newell Highway will remain closed for an extended period as officers from the Crash Investigation Unit examine the location.