Two dead following separate motorcycle accidents in NSW

TWO men have been killed in separate motorcycle accidents in New South Wales.

The first happened south of Singleton in the state’s northwest just before on Saturday morning.

Police said a man in his 40s crashed his motorbike on Putty Road at Howes Valley just before 9.30am.


The man was treated by paramedics but sadly could not be saved and died at the scene.

The second accident occurred at Denman in the state’s Hunter Valley on Saturday afternoon.

Police said a 26-year-old man lost control of his motorbike on Rosemount Road and crashed around 3.40pm.

Paramedics worked to treat the rider at the scene, but sadly his injuries were too severe.

The 26-year-old was pronounced dead before he could be transported to hospital.

Both crash sites were declared crime scenes and examined by forensic officers.

Investigations into the circumstances surrounding both accidents are continuing.

Police are urging anyone who witnessed either crash to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.