Ute driver charged after motorcyclist killed in horror crash

A man has been charged over a crash which claimed the life of a motorcyclist on the Hume Highway yesterday.

Police said that around 3.20pm, a Harley Davidson motorcycle and a Mitsubishi Triton collided while travelling south on the Hume Motorway near Wingello, south of Bowral.

The motorcyclist, a 58 year-old man, died at the scene.


The driver of the ute, a 24-year-old man, was taken to Bowral Hospital for mandatory testing.

He has since been charged with  dangerous driving occasioning death, and negligent driving occasioning death.

The man, from Victoria, was granted conditional bail to appear at Moss Vale Local Court on Tuesday 24 January 2017.