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.


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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