Woman killed after car crosses road, crashes into tree

A woman has died after her car crossed onto the wrong side of the road and struck a tree in the state’s north west yesterday.

About 5.30pm, Monday 9 November 2015, a Holden Rodeo towing a horse float was travelling east on Coonabarabran Road.

Police say the car crossed onto the incorrect side of the road and hit a tree.


Witnesses attempted to assist the driver, a 69-year-old woman but she died at the scene.

The vehicle and trailer have been towed for examination.

A report will be prepared for the Coroner.