Two killed in horror crash with truck

A COUPLE has been killed in a horror head-on crash with a truck near Casino, in northern New South Wales.

The man and woman were travelling along the Bruxner Highway at Colvass when their Holden Commodore collided with a truck near Richardsons Lane, 10km east of Casino, just before 4pm on Wednesday.

Sadly, police confirmed the couple believed to be aged in their 60s were pronounced dead at the scene.


The truck driver escaped injury and was taken to Casino Hospital for mandatory testing, police said.

The Bruxner Highway is closed in both directions at Clovass, with local diversions in place.

Police are investigating the circumstances surrounding the crash and will prepare a report for the Coroner.