Two die in crash north of Newcastle

Two people have been killed in a crash north of Newcastle.

Emergency crews were called to Masonite Road, near the intersection of Cabbage Tree Road, in Tomago.

Early investigations reveal a ute was travelling on Masonite Road, when it left the road and crashed into a power pole.


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The driver and passenger, two men believed to be aged in their late 20s, died at the scene. They are yet to be formally identified.

No one else was injured.

A crime scene has been established and Masonite Road is closed in both directions as investigations take place.

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